Prevention of Violence Against Women Steering Committee

Prevention of Violence against Women and their Children in the Southern Metropolitan Region’ (the Preventing Violence Together Strategy) is a five-year primary prevention Strategy with the vision to create a region where women have equality and respect – and where women and their children live free from violence.

Regional Governance Flowchart – PVAW Strategy

Committee Membership

Women’s Health in the South East (WHISE)

WHISE led the development of the Strategy with over 30 organisations across the region now formally signed onto the Strategy and Action Plan, which has been brought to life by a Steering Committee comprised of senior representatives from the involved organisations and a Community of Practice (CoP) comprised of practitioners in the region to implement the action plan.

Contact WHISE (Women’s Health in the South East)

If you would like more information about ‘Prevention of Violence against Women and their Children in the Southern Metropolitan Region’ Strategy please contact  Women’s Health in the South East on 9794 8677. An overview of  the regional implementation work currently being undertaken can be found here

PVAW regional highlights