Violence prevention

Strategy

9 Aug 2019
322

This fourth COAG action plan sets out an ambitious agenda to achieve change and reduce domestic, family and sexual violence against women and children across five priority areas. It is written for governments, policy makers and community sector organisations, and provides an overview of the...

Guide

25 Jul 2019
517

This resource is an updated second edition of the ANROWS special collection on Perpetrators of domestic, family and sexual violence . This publication offers a guiding resource on Australian peer-reviewed publications and grey literature.

Report

2 Jul 2019
196

This report contains a review of the evidence behind the use of CCTV surveillance in Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs) in South Australia, and takes a closer look at the risks and benefits associated with the practice.

Report

27 Jun 2019
378

The purpose of this volume is to document the use of action research in evaluating domestic and family violence (DFV) prevention activities in five local government areas around Australia.

Evaluation

Reflections on uptake and impact, lessons learned and Our Watch’s ongoing work to embed and expand the evidence on prevention
24 May 2019
66

This publication is an interim review of Change the story , which was published in 2015. It reviews the uptake of, and response to, the report by policy makers, practitioners and other readers, and users of the framework across Australia, and considers the lessons learned...

Evaluation

24 May 2019
69

This resource evaluates the overall impact of Our Watch in the five years since its launch in 2013. It finds that in a short timeframe, Our Watch had proven itself as a well-respected and trusted organisation, that is driving change in the prevention of violence...

Report

20 May 2019
290

The focus of this research is young people as agents of change in preventing violence against women. This reflects the origins of R4Respect as primarily a domestic violence prevention program.

Report

3 Apr 2019
29

This statement sets out the Victorian government's long-term vision for the creation of a family violence system that is more inclusive, responsive and accessible to all Victorians.

Report

25 Mar 2019
531

This report highlights the progress of the family violence reforms since the Royal Commission into Family Violence handed down its report in 2016.

Report

27 Feb 2019
118

In January 2019, No to Violence led a regional Listening Tour in NSW to hear what’s needed to better prevent and respond to domestic and family violence in local communities. This report that calls for a much bolder investment from NSW leaders to ending men’s...

Guide

14 Jan 2019
365

Research shows that one in four women in Australia has experienced at least one incident of non-physical abuse from a partner. However, half of Australians find it difficult to recognise non-physical forms of abuse between partners. This resource aims to support prevention practitioners in their...

Report

Scoping review of issues and service responses
11 Dec 2018
123

This paper looks at what is currently known about intimate partner violence in Australian refugee communities, and what service providers can do to ensure appropriate support is available to this client group.

Report

Scholarship research report
1 Dec 2018
3

The overall aim of the Kainga Tu’umalie (Prosperous families) faith-based research project reported here, was to identify how Tongan indigenous cultural – faith approaches can mitigate the rampant effects of violence. This involved identifying and theorising Tongan cultural concepts in relation to Fofola e fala...

Literature review

1 Dec 2018
9

This report provides a literature review to identify existing family violence initiatives that specifically target men to improve their health and overall wellbeing.

Report

Findings from the 2017 National Community Attitudes towards Violence against Women Survey (NCAS)
30 Nov 2018
305

This report documents findings from the National Community Attitudes towards Violence against Women Survey (NCAS) and considers them in the context of other related research. It has been written for an audience interested in greater detail about the concepts measured in the survey, survey findings...

Report

30 Nov 2018
58

This report has been written to document the methods used in the redevelopment of the survey instrument, data collection and analysis. It has been written for an audience with an interest in the detailed methodology used and assumes a knowledge of basic research and statistical...

Report

Practice inquiry 2018
28 Nov 2018
128

This research was commissioned by the Bayside Peninsula Integrated Family Violence Partnership and the Southern Melbourne Integrated Family Violence Partnership. Using a ground-up approach that privileges the voices of frontline practitioners, it aims to improve understanding of practice within Men’s Behaviour Change Programs (MBCPs) operating...

Report

27 Nov 2018
111

OPAN and other services targeting elder abuse operate in a changing landscape that has seen elder abuse gain increasing policy attention, community awareness and dedicated resourcing. Significant movement on a number of major initiatives has occurred in the last two years.

Literature review

26 Sep 2018
302

By outlining global evidence of what works to prevent violence against women and girls, this literature review provides one measure that Australia can use to assess the effectiveness of its investments and programs.

Draft report

Background and evidence summary draft: 25 September 2018
25 Sep 2018
438

This plan is intended to provide a coordinated approach to reducing violence against women and their children, through collaboration with all Australian jurisdictions.

Overview

 

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