Our Watch Our Issue

Late in 2014 the Baw Baw Shire Council facilitated a meeting of groups and individuals interested in forming a working group to take on the issue of family violence in the Shire. This followed concerns about the escalation of men’s violence against women.Β  Over the past 4 years in the Baw Baw Police Service Area… Read More

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Mentors in Violence Prevention

MVP flyer Updated Aug 2016 Mentors in Violence Prevention is a leadership program focused on preventing all forms of violence against women. It empowers participants to be active bystanders with practical tools to interrupt violence and challenge sexist behaviour. Using a wide range of strategies to create change, this program is relevant to everyone –… Read More

Information Sessions

Host a free information session at your club, workplace or community setting. We have several trained Mentors in Violence Prevention facilitators across Gippsland ready to offer tailored sessions that will empower participants to be proactive bystanders.

Topics include: What violence against women is; Bystander action; Why gender equality is vital; What you can do Read More