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Safe and Supported: Building Workplace Responses to Family Violence

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Event Information
When: July 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am
Time: 10:00 am — 1:00 pm
Where: Women’s Health Victoria
Level 8, 255 Bourke Street
Melbourne  3000  Google Map
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This workshop is designed to support workplaces to implement programs for the prevention of family violence in a safe and supportive way.

It builds the knowledge and confidence of managers and staff in designated family violence support roles to provide a supportive and appropriate response to disclosures of violence that may arise during or after implementation of training and workplace change programs.

Audience: This training is designed to be delivered to workplace managers, human resources and family violence contact staff.

Workshop Facilitators

  • Alan Thomson is a skilled and experienced family violence prevention worker, with over 10 years experience facilitating accredited training to stop violence against women. Alan holds a Graduate Certificate in Social Science at Swinburne university, Responding to Male Violence against Women. Alan has worked on numerous primary prevention programs and projects for communities and organisations throughout Victoria, including not-for-profits, local and State Government.
  • Megan Bugden is the health promotion officer and training co-ordinator at Women’s Health Victoria, and is responsible for the design and delivery of WHV’s professional development programs.