Violence

  • Family Violence – It’s not OK, but it is OK to ask for Help

    Family Violence - It's not Ok

    If you or someone you know is affected by family violence there is helpful information on what to do and where to go for help at the following links:

  • US Family Violence Discussion - hosted by Office of Ethnic Affairs

    Some of those present paused during the thought provoking discussion to smile for the camera

    Sudha Shetty, a Berkley University lecturer and lawyer specialising in family violence issues faced by immigrant and ethnic minority women in the USA, led a robust group discussion in a lunchtime event hosted jointly by the Office of Ethnic Affairs and the Ministry of Women’s Affairs on Thursday 5 June. Sudha spoke to a group made up of government officials, representatives of non-governmental organisations and private individuals all with concerns about violence against women and children.

  • Family violence activities

    White Ribbon - Stop Family Violence logo

    White Ribbon Day, 25 November, is an international day when people wear a white ribbon to show that they do not condone violence towards women.