Domestic Violence Prevention Month

Domestic Violence Prevention Month

Wuchopperen Chairperson Donnella Mills talks to ABC Far North presenter Sharon Molloy about Domestic Violence Prevention Month.

Wuchopperen Health Service Limited will hold outreach, clinic - based and online activities across Domestic Violence Prevention Month (May 1 – 31) to raise awareness of domestic and family violence and the pathways to change.

#SaySomething Social Media Campaign

Community organisations, local schools and individuals will be encouraged to use the hashtag to promote domestic and family violence prevention and awareness.

Sample messages include:

  • [SCHOOL] says domestic and family violence is everyone’s business #SaySomething #DVPM18
  • [ORGANISATION] says healthy relationships matter #SaySomething #DVPM18

Week 1

Tuesday 1 - Friday 4 May

School based activities – domestic and family violence education and awareness, healthy relationships education and awareness

Week 2

Tuesday 8 May, Wednesday 9 May

Wuchopperen male and female Family Support Workers providing outreach services at Manoora Community Centre

Murray St, Manoora

Thursday 10, Thursday 11, Friday 12 May

Wuchopperen male and female Family Support Workers providing outreach services at the Mooroobool Community Hub

Long St, Mooroobool

Week 3

Tuesday 15 May, Wednesday 16 May

Pease St IGA, 11 am – 1:30 pm

Thursday 17 – Friday 18 May

Raintrees Shopping Centre, 10 am – 2 pm

Thursday 17 May

Wuchopperen Youth Program Facilitator Atul Chowdary will visit the Indigenous Future Leaders of Tomorrow at Holloways Education Centre, 12:30 – 2pm

Week 4

21 - 25 May

Wuchopperen  Men and Male Youth Health team visit Raintrees Shopping Centre on Tuesday 22 May, Thursday 24 May and Friday 25 May between 10 am – 2 pm

Wuchopperen Wellbeing Workers from the Edmonton Clinic visit Edmonton IGA on Friday 25 May between 9 am – 1 pm

Week 5

28 May - 1 June

Community event at Wuchopperen Manoora featuring guest speakers, the community sector and a healthy meal on Wednesday  30 May between 10 am - 12:30 at 6 Moignard St, Manoora

From Tue 1st May, 2018 to Thu 31st May, 2018

Multiple Locations

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