Coronavirus has impacted families in unexpected ways, with many relationships under stress.
Staying at home during the current global pandemic has highlighted a grim reality for many. Home is not a safe place for the many Australians who live with family and domestic violence.
Services Australia is about to start balancing Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS) for around 2.2 million families.
Television personality and White Ribbon Ambassador Andrew O’Keefe was a special guest at a joint Department of Human Services and Australian Federal Police event acknowledging the work of White Ribbon Australia and their campaign to prevent men’s violence against women.
Richard clearly remembers the day he had to rush a person affected by family and domestic violence out a side door to safety, as an ex-partner tracked them down at an office.