Domestic and Family Violence Conference: Research to Action

Wednesday, 27 November 2019 at 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Faifield RSL Club, 14 Anzac Avenue, Fairfield, NSW 2165


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South West Sydney Domestic Violence Committee (SWSDVC) invites you to The Domestic Violence Conference “Research to Action”

Every year the South West Sydney Domestic Violence Committee (SWSDVC) organises a conference as part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence.

The SWSDVC Committee are pleased to announce the date of the Domestic Violence Conference “Research to Action”.

The overarching purpose of the conference is to highlight the issues of gender-based violence including domestic violence with the aim of equipping frontline service providers with the best approaches of supporting community members affected by these issues.

SWSDVC aims to have influential and inspiring speakers to deliver interactive presentations and workshops which will be beneficial for community workers in their everyday practice.

This year we are honoured to have great speakers joining us this year to present at the conference

Associate Professor Michael Flood, QUT university

Dr Alissar El-Murr, Australian Institute of Family Studies

Dr Susan Heward-Belle, The University of Sydney

Dr Maria Nittis, Forensic Medical Units Blacktown and Nepean Hospitals

Amani Haydar, Lived Experience

Tina Dixson, Conference convenor

Melinda Norton, Director Women NSW- Department of Communities and Justice
Carolyn Thompson, Executive Director, Justice Strategy and Programs - Department of Communities and Justice