Yass domestic violence workshop

Lifeline Central West will be providing a free domestic and family violence workshop in Yass on October 31 and November 1, 2018.

Picture: Melanie Wasser

Picture: Melanie Wasser

This two-day workshop is for people on the ground, working with community, including in health, allied health, community services, higher education, childcare frontline workers or anyone working frontline with people. 

The organisation is funded by the Department of Social Services as a key initiative of the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children.

It is a nationally recognised training program that provides skills to respectfully recognise, respond and refer cases of family violence to relevant support services.

Participants are eligible for support for travel and accommodation costs (maximum claim of $400), as well as support payments to assist with staff backfill.

Participants who are assessed competent from the course will receive an accredited Statement of Attainment for the unit CHCDFV001 – Recognise and Respond Appropriately to Domestic & Family Violence.

  • Location: Yass Soldiers Club, 8.45am for a 9am start
  • More information and to register: www.dvalert.org.au