KWY is a not-for-profit Aboriginal organisation delivering a range of specialist services across South Australia.  KWY’s aim is to improve the levels of engagement and positive outcomes for women, men, children and community.  KWY  supports  the safety of women and children  by providing a  whole of family holistic response to supporting our community . KWY also provide specialist training in South Australia for the National Affordable Housing Agreement (NAHA) sector some 97 services statewide .

 

No To Violence incorporating the Men’s Referral Service is the peak body for organisations and individuals working with men to end family violence. As the peak body NTV advocates on behalf of their members to raise awareness of men’s behaviour change work. It provides resources, including training for service providers to enhance their capacity to successfully engage with men who use violence and then to work with men to prevent further violence. NTV also deliver the Men’s Referral Service which is a men’s family violence telephone counselling, information and referral service and is the central point of contact for men taking responsibility for their violent behaviour. 

KWY CONTACT 

T: 8377 7822

E: admin@kwy.org.au

TWITTER

NTV / MRS Office

T: 03 9487 4500

(Office enquiries only)
9am-5pm Monday-Friday

E: info@ntv.org.au 

ABOUT US 

Who should come 

  Anyone who works within the family violence victim sectors, such as but limited to the following:

  • Domestic violence workers

  • Community groups

  • Family relationship workers

  • Community leaders

  • Community members 

  •  Aboriginal women and men’s group facilitators

  • Psychologists

  • Men's behavior change facilitators

  • Government employees that work within this sector

  • Nurses

The working with Aboriginal men and family violence conference 

 

 

 

This conference brings together a range of specialists and experts from across Australia.

The conference is practitioner focused and seeks to advance, support and promote new initiatives that support the work taking place to increase the safety to Aboriginal families and communities in addressing family violence.

All speakers will ensure that their presentations will be based on a holistic; trauma informed practices and will be providing opportunity for participants to engage and ask questions.

The working with Aboriginal men and family violence conference is a collaboration between No To Violence and KWY..

About the hosts:

 KWY is a not-for-profit Aboriginal organisation delivering a range of specialist services across South Australia.  We aim to improve the safety of women and children by providing specialist knowledge and services to break the cycle of domestic violence.

KWY :

  • provides a holistic  family response to increasing the safety of women and children.

  • facilitates culturally appropriate  behaviour change program to Aboriginal men that wish to address their  use of violence towards women.

  • facilitates culturally appropriate  early intervention program specific to Aboriginal youth.

  • facilitates culturally focused program to rebuild positive connections to family and culture ,specific to young Aboriginal people in in school who have or are experiencing various forms of trauma due to family violence.

 

 

No To Violence (NTV) is the peak body for organisations and individuals working with men to end family violence and incorporates the Men’s Referral Service.

As the peak body NTV:

  • advocates on behalf of their members to raise awareness of men’s behaviour change work.

  • provides resources, including training for service providers to enhance their capacity to successfully engage with men who use violence and then to work with men to prevent further violence.

  • delivers the Men’s Referral Service, a men’s family violence telephone counselling, information and referral service a central point of contact for men taking responsibility for their violent behaviour.