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Family and Domestic Violence Advisory Committee

Family and Domestic Violence Advisory Committee

Taking action to reduce family and domestic violence in the Blue Mountains is a key focus for Blue Mountains City Council. Members of Blue Mountains City Council’s mayoral reference group for family and domestic violence, from left, Maree Cairns, Janice Atkinson, Vicki Edmunds, Jen Handcock (on screen), Councillor Suzie Van Opdorp, Kirrilly Twomey, Joy Goodsell and Sophie Davis.

16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women

Starts 25th November - Step Up, Speak Out, Show Up, Be Loud! "The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence is an annual international campaign that kicks off on 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and runs until...