Department of Family and Community Services

2016

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NSW Government
22 Dec 2016

$20 million domestic and family violence innovation found now open

Expressions of interest are now open for a $20 million Domestic and Family Violence Innovation Fund to create new approaches to break the cycle of domestic and family violence.

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NSW Government
08 Nov 2016

Targeting domestic violence perpetrators like never before

Half of the repeat domestic violent offenders put on intensive watch in an Australian-first policing initiative have been re-arrested, as the NSW Government gets tough on violence in the home.

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NSW Government
07 Nov 2016

Male family violence victims on safer pathway

For the first time in NSW, male victims of domestic and family violence will receive dedicated support, NSW Attorney General Gabrielle Upton and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Pru Goward announced today.

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NSW Government
05 Oct 2016

Stem key to advancing women's equality

The Women in NSW 2016 Education and Learning Report has revealed women are more likely than men to complete postgraduate degrees in STEM-related fields.

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NSW Government
28 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on a safer pathway - Newcastle

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Newcastle City and Port Stephens Police Local Area Commands (LACs) from November 2016.

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NSW Government
28 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on a safer pathway - Hunter Valley

People experiencing domestic and family violence in the Hunter Valley will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Hunter Valley and Central Hunter Local Area Commands (LACs) from March 2017

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NSW Government
27 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on a safer pathway - Wyong

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Tuggerah Lakes Police Local Area Command (LAC) from November 2016.

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NSW Government
27 Jul 2016

Domestic Violence Victims on a safer pathway - Nowra and Wollongong

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Shoalhaven and Wollongong Police Local Area Commands (LACs) from November 2016.

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NSW Government
22 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on a safer pathway

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway.

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NSW Government
20 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on a safer pathway - Northern Beaches and Ku-ring-gai

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Northern Beaches and Ku-ring-gai Police Local Area Commands (LACs) from March 2017.

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NSW Government
19 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on a safer pathway - Liechhardt, Newtown and Marrickville

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Leichhardt, Newtown and Marrickville Police Local Area Commands (LACs) from November 2016 Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Pru Goward announced today at Glebe Police station.

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NSW Government
18 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on a safer pathway- Richmond

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Richmond Police Local Area Command (LAC) from March 2017.

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NSW Government
15 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims on safer pathway - St George

People experiencing domestic and family violence will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the St George Police Local Area Command (LAC) from March 2017.
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NSW Government
14 Jul 2016

Domestic violence victims in Wagga Waga on a safer pathway

People experiencing domestic and family violence in Wagga Wagga will receive tailored, multi-agency support with the roll out of Safer Pathway in the Wagga Wagga and Cootamundra Police Local Area Commands from November 2016.

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NSW Government
05 Jul 2016

New residential tenancy laws to protect victims of domestic violence

Victims of domestic violence will receive greater protections under proposed changes to the state’s residential tenancies laws, announced by the NSW Government today.

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NSW Government
11 Jun 2016

NSW Budget: Record Investment to tackle domestic violence

The NSW Government will continue to lead the nation with new initiatives and record investment to prevent and respond to domestic and family violence in the 2016-17 Budget.

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NSW Government
20 Apr 2016

Investing in Women for economic opportunities and leadership

Innovative projects that support women and girls’ economic opportunities will be eligible to apply for grant funding as part of the NSW Government’s 2016 Investing in Women program, launched today by Minister for Women Pru Goward.

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NSW Government
13 Apr 2016

Domestic violence disclosure scheme launched

People at risk of domestic violence will now have an important resource to turn to as a result of the trial of an Australian-first domestic violence disclosure scheme.

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