Giving survivors a voice: Rosie Batty’s Legacy

Annette & Rosie at safe steps Launch

by Annette Gillespie, CEO – safe steps Family Violence Response Centre Rosie Batty is well known for her public advocacy work, her appeals to Government and other community leaders to prioritise family violence. But what many people may not be aware of is the hundreds of women who approach or contact Rosie directly each and every day

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safe steps CEO gives historic address to Victorian Parliament

annettegilespieFVparliament

On Thursday, 26th November 2015, safe steps CEO, Annette Gillespie addressed a special sitting of the Victorian Parliament’s Legislative Assembly to talk about gender inequality and the epidemic of family violence. Ms Gillespie, who was invited to speak by the Honourable Fiona Richardson, Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence, also spoke about the essential

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