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End violence against women

Deakin commitment

In line with the University's strategic commitment to nurture personal development and wellbeing for students and staff, the campaign to end violence against women is building on and coordinating existing activities, support, information and resources.

Centre Against Sexual Assault (CASA) Services

Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault (ECASA) and the Barwon Centre Against Sexual Assault provide free information, counselling and advocacy to students and staff (both male and female) who have experienced sexual assault at any time in their lives. These services are also available to non-offending partners, family members and friends of someone who has been sexually assaulted.


Burwood Campus
Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault counsellor available each Tuesday. Book an appointment by calling Student Life or 9244 6300 (ask for Student Life) or drop into Building B.


Waterfront Campus
Barwon Centre Against Sexual Assault counsellor is available each Tuesday 10am – 2pm.
Book an appointment by calling Student Life on 5247 9312.


Facts and myths about violence against women

Information about the extent of violence against women, different types of abusive behaviour and their implications, was provided by Renee Fiolet at workshops across campuses.

Presentation: Violence against women and domestic violence
(PDF, 482.8 KB)


End Violence Against Women

How men can prevent violence

Professor Bob Pease led a workshop for Deakin staff, students and community members, about why men's violence against women is an issue for all men and what men can do to prevent violence.

Presentation: Why should men's violence against women be an issue of concern for all men? (PDF, 324.6 KB)

Bob Pease workshop

Resources

White Ribbon, Australia's campaign to stop violence against women

Sexual Assault Disclosure, click on the link that says 'Sexual assault disclosure' at the bottom of the page to find out how to respond to someone who discloses sexual assault.

Safe Universities Blueprint, combines Australian best practice, international initiatives and suggestions

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