ARS Workshops - "Stories from the Field"

Workshop Two Nov-Dec 2016

The ANROWS Action Research Support (ARS) team recently facilitated the second round of Action Research Support workshops for the Building Safe Communities for Women and their Children (BSCW) projects. Workshops were held on both the West coast (Perth) on 14 & 15 November and the East coast (Brisbane) on 1 & 2 December 2016. Eighteen participants representing 11 projects attended the two day Action Research Support workshop in Perth and 34 participants representing 22 projects attended the Brisbane workshop.

Sample BSCW Project Story / Liz Orr, ANROWS Action Research Support

BSCW project story sample

Action Research Support case studies

BSCW case studies

Workshop presentations

Research, knowledge translation and exchange / Heather Nancarrow, ANROWS CEO

Research, knowledge translation and exchange

ATNETYEKE STAND UP! / Eliza Arbaci, Tangentyere Family Violence Prevention Program

ATNETYEKE STAND UP!

Helping fathers, helping families / Thomas Docking, Dads Group Inc.

Helping fathers, helping families

Safe in Our Town: Glen Innes NSW / Louise Morley, Glen Innes Family & Youth Support Service Inc.

Safe in Our Town: Glen Innes NSW

Working Together with Men to prevent violence against women / Dr Cuong La, HealthWest Partnership

Working Together with Men to prevent violence against women

United in Diversity – Facilitating Safer Pathways / Nadine Hantke, In Touch

United in Diversity – Facilitating Safer Pathways

Conversations for Change / Megan Lorains ans Nicole Montgomery, Primary Care Connect

Conversations for Change

Change the Story: A shared framework for the primary prevention of violence against women and their children in Australia / Michelle Hunt and Scott Holmes, Our Watch

Change the Story A shared framework for the primary prevention

 

Workshop One 6-7 June 2016

On Monday 6 & Tuesday 7 June, ANROWS held a national workshop as part of its Action Research Support (ARS) projectThirty-seven people, representing 24 projects from across Australia, attended the workshop, which aimed to support the planning and implementation of the action research aspects of their projects. Aunty Georgina Williams, senior Elder of the Kaurna people, welcomed the participants.

 Download Workshop 1 Schedule 6-7 June FINAL.pdf (407.81 KB)

Workshop presentations

  • Communities of Practice, Collective Impact and Community Champions: Building and sharing Knowledge, Relationships and Language to create safer communities / Cairns Regional Domestic Violence Service

Download Cairns CofP presentation.pdf (122.63 KB)

  • No more excuses! / City of Sailsbury

Download CoS Action Research Presentation June 2016.pdf (535.27 KB)

  • Making The Fitzroy Valley Ours Again: Building safe communities for women and children / Marninwarntikura Women's Centre 

Download Making Fitzroy Valley Ours Again.pdf (663.55 KB)

  • Using reflective practice / Dr Cuong La, Project Manager – Working Together with Men – HealthWest Partnership, Footscray, Victoria

Download ResearchJournal_CuongLa.pdf (618.42 KB)

For more information see Action Research Support Resources