Family Violence Community Information Session: Cobram - June

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Cobram Civic Centre

Punt Road

Cobram, VIC

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Family Violence -

The Goulburn Family Violence Executive will present about the supports available to victims of family violence, including men. The session will explain what supports are available locally, how they can be accessed and how you can guide a friend or community member if they need to know where to go for help.

Tea and Coffee will be available

For more information or to register call Katie H on 03 58237059.


If you or anyone you know needs immediate help with family violence call 000 or for some advice contact Safe Steps on www.safesteps.org.au or call 1800 015 188

Media contact: John Duck 0408 336076.

More information:

Family Violence statistics

• One in three women has experienced physical violence since the age of 15. Almost one in five has experienced sexual violence.

• Almost 17 per cent of women in Australia have experienced violence by a partner.

• On average, one woman is killed every week at the hands of their partner.

• Violence against women and their children doesn’t just have a human cost. The economic cost to Australia is around $13.6 billion each year. Without action, this will rise to 15.6 billion by 2022.


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Cobram Civic Centre

Punt Road

Cobram, VIC

Australia

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