WCHM’s CEO was part of a delegation of 7 local ACT community members who attended the second National Summit on reducing Domestic and Family Violence with State, Territory and Federal Ministers, which was held in Adelaide on 2-3 October 2018.

Reducing violence against women and their children through prevention, response and recovery were the key themes of and were informed by national consultations which took place over July to September – including 2 in the ACT. This Summit was an opportunity to consider and collate the feedback received from stakeholders and to inform the development of the Fourth Action Plan “Turning the Corner” which is the final Action Plan under the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022.