Women's Safety NSW

Advocating for freedom from violence

We are a state-wide peak body for women's specialist services advocating for women’s safety in the context of domestic and family violence through systemic reform and cultural change.

Women’s safety peak says “it’s time to listen to domestic abuse survivors”

Today, Women’s Safety NSW will be the final organisation to give evidence to the NSW Parliamentary Inquiry…

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Family Court merger condemned by former judges and legal experts after legislation passed

By David Lipson for the ABC News Former judges and legal support services have expressed their dismay…

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Calls for national definition of domestic and family violence a year on from Hannah Clarke murder

By Nour Haydar for ABC News  Australia needs a consistent and national definition of family and domestic…

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Current Campaigns and Projects

Young People and Domestic Abuse – Have Your Say!


Women’s Safety NSW has joined arms with DVNSW, Youth Action NSW and YFoundations to provide advice to our governments on effectively…

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Coercive Control Campaign


Domestic violence if often misconceived as primarily a physical incident. Currently in NSW it is not a…

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Legal Workshop: Defamation Law in Australia


Women’s Safety NSW hosted Jennifer Shaw from Bartier Perry Pty Limited and Lyndal Gowland from Gowland Legal…

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Whether its to raise awareness about domestic and family violence or increase the capacity of your organisation…

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