Family violence: Responding to the next generation

Join speakers from justice agencies; specialist family violence agencies; academia and wider community-based programs as they share their first hand experiences of working with young people who use violence against family members; the intersection with youth offending; and the need for innovative, holistic and community based responses.

Hosted by:

Centre for Innovative Justice, RMIT University Melbourne and Edith Cowan University WA.

Facilitators:

Rob Hulls & Elena Campbell, Centre for Innovative Justice, RMIT University, Melbourne

Panellists:

  • Magistrate Andrée Horrigan, Children's Court, WA
  • Dr Vicki Banham, Edith Cowan University
  • Tanya Langford, Family Support Practitioner, Peel Youth Services
  • Acting Inspector Matthew McCaughey, WA Police
  • Dennis Simmons, Traditional Cultural Educator
  • Tammy, a parent with lived experience of adolescent family violence

Location:

Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley Campus

Building 10, Level 1, Room 131

Mount Lawley WA 6050

Free admission

Venue: 
Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley WA
Start Date: 
Wednesday, 11th October 2017
End Date: 
Wednesday, 11th October 2017
Time: 
6:00 - 7:00pm AWST