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Submissions and advocacy

We use our knowledge of the issues facing women and children, their experiences, and gaps in services and systems, to advocate for change.

2020 submissions

In February 2020 we made a submission to the Victorian Parliament’s Inquiry into Homelessness.

Read more about how women contributed their words and stories to our submission.

In July 2020 our CEO Jocelyn Bignold and one of our clients ‘Megan’ gave evidence before this Inquiry.

In June  2020 we made a submission to the Australian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Social and Legal Affairs’ Inquiry into Homelessness.

In July 2020 we made a submission to the work of the Victorian Family Violence Reform Implementation Monitor.

We also made a submission to the Australian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Social and Legal Affairs’ Inquiry into Family, Domestic and Sexual Violence

2019 submissions

In 2019 we made submissions to: