Respectful Relationships in Victoria: Setting the scene

The Partners in Prevention 2017-18 seminar series was launched on Thursday 26 October 2017.

This event featured a panel of experts and practitioners discussing the current respectful relationships landscape in Victoria and the significant work and policy momentum that has brought us to this point.

Guest speakers included:

  • Emily Maguire, CEO, Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria (Moderator)
  • Dr Marion Frere, CEO, Office of Prevention and Women’s Equality
  • Justin McDonnell, Director Engagement, Inclusion and Support, Department of Education and Training
  • Dr Pamela Bjork-Billings, Senior Education Advisor, Our Watch
  • Jess Boccia, Respectful Relationships Practitioner and Consultant
  • Professor Helen Cahill, Director Youth Research Centre, Melbourne Graduate School of Education


Acknowledgement of country

DVRCV and the PiP network acknowledge Aboriginal people as the traditional owners of the lands and waters throughout Australia.

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