Brimbank,
02
November
2016
|
14:00
Australia/Melbourne

Stand up, speak out – Say ‘no’ to violence

Summary

Brimbank community members are invited to come along to a public talk on Wednesday 23 November 2016, to hear more about taking action to stop violence against women.

Brimbank community members are invited to come along to a public talk on Wednesday 23 November 2016, to hear more about taking action to stop violence against women.

Three well known speakers will share their thoughts and ideas on ending men’s violence against women. Talks will be followed by a Question and Answer session.

Attendees will hear from:

  • Keynote speaker Jeremy Meltzer – i-Change founder, entrepreneur and passionate advocate for female empowerment
  • Dr Cuong La – manager of the Working Together With Men project
  • Jenny Yates, author of The Vine Bleeds, a memoir on surviving domestic violence and thriving

Public Talk on Wednesday 23 November 2016, 6-9pm

(Light refreshment from 6pm; talk starts at 6.30pm)

Venue: Brimbank Community and Civic Centre (Level 6). 301 Hampshire Road, Sunshine 3020

Cost: No charge

Register for this no charge event at Stand Up Speak Out Brimbank.

This event is being held in support of White Ribbon Day. White Ribbon Day is held on 25 November and is an international, male-led campaign for the elimination of men’s violence against women.

To find out more about family violence support services and how men can join the White Ribbon Day campaign visit www.whiteribbon.org.au.