The Joint Select Committee on coercive control has tabled its report on coercive control in domestic relationships.
More women and children experiencing domestic and sexual violence will be supported by a $60 million funding boost to frontline services over two years from the NSW Government. The Government will also commit an extra $32.5 million over four years to expand the Staying Home Leaving Violence (SHLV) program across the State to assist victim survivors.
Women’s Community Shelters (WCS) congratulates Chief Executive Officer, Annabelle Daniel, OAM, who
has been announced as a winner of Pro Bono Australia’s Impact 25 Awards 2021.
Domestic Violence NSW (DVNSW), the peak body for specialist domestic and family violence services in the state, is pleased to announce the appointment of Annabelle Daniel OAM as Chair of the DVNSW Board. Annabelle will succeed Helen Silvia, who held the Chair position for three years.
Women’s Community Shelters (WCS) is delighted to celebrate one of our WCS family, Ms Yvonne Keane, who has been awarded a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the 2021 Australia Day Awards.
New Housing Collaboration Welcomes Two New Partners and Provides Secure Housing for 20 Homeless Women
A unique new housing initiative has been developed which will provide safe and secure housing for 18 women over 55 years of age who are experiencing housing insecurity, through the refurbishment of a former private hospital in Mosman, Sydney.