Sharing Activity Responding to Domestic Violence

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On 25 November 2022 – in observance of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women – Religions for Peace Australia invited faith communities to share strategies taken up for the prevention of violence against women. On this page, we share the work of Deacon Oliver Slewa, Program Manager, Domestic Violence, New South Wales Ecumenical Council.

Sharing Activity Responding to Domestic Violence

Domestic abuse can happen to anyone of any race, age, sexual orientation, gender or religion.

Every day, millions of people are directly impacted by domestic violence.

In the context of domestic violence, religious actors and institutions can both help and harm – but they are not neutral.

Here, Deacon Oliver Slewa of the NSW Ecumenical Council shares strategies taken up for Safer Homes, Safer Families



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