New Victims of Crime Commissioner appointed

Heidi Yates

WCHM welcomed the news on 16th February that Ms Heidi Yates has been appointed the ACT’s new Victims of Crime Commissioner. Heidi is presently the Head of General Practice at Legal Aid ACT and has held a number of roles focused on the delivery of essential services to victims of crime in the territory, particularly those subjected to family violence, sexual assault and harassment.

WCHM staff have worked with Heidi across a range of our work and we look forward to working with her in her new role when she commences on 19 March.