A big heartfelt thank you, to everyone who joined us for the Walk Against Family Violence (WAFV) 2021 on Thursday 25 November 2021. In 2021, the number of family violence incidents is the highest in Victoria’s recorded history, making the WAFV more important than ever. This year’s Walk Against Family Violence was again based onContinue reading WAFV2021 – Wrap up!
Registration for the 2021 Walk Against Family Violence (WAFV2021) is now open. The walk will take place across Victoria on Thursday 25 November. Join people across Victoria to raise awareness and walk in solidarity with victim-survivors of family violence and violence against women, at the 13th Annual Walk Against Family Violence. Although we can’t walk together around Melbourne’s CBDContinue reading Registration now open – 2021 Walk Against Family Violence (WAFV2021) – 25 November
Victim-survivors are invited to participate in a national survey on coercive control.Continue reading National survey on coercive control
Continuing their commitment to assist local people experiencing disadvantage, EastLink has donated $100,000 to Safe Steps Family Violence Response Centre. Continue reading EastLink gives $100,000 to Safe Steps
Watch the Vigil online Landmarks around Victoria were lit up in purple on Wednesday 5 May as an online vigil was held to remember the lives of women and children who have been killed by family violence. More than 1000 people joined the online Candlelight Vigil organised by Safe Steps, Victoria’s 24/7 Family Violence ResponseContinue reading Victoria turns purple for Candlelight Vigil
Author Jess Hill will present an online event with family violence survivors and advocates, as monuments around Victoria are lit in purple in remembrance. Continue reading Candlelight Vigil on May 5 will remember those who have died as a result of family violence