Events and Workshops

WDV Training – Prevention of Violence Against Women with Disabilities

Preventing violence against women with disabilities, a three-part online training for social service sector professionals with an interest in learning the fundamentals of PVAWD.

Are you a social service professional who wants to be part of a workforce shift toward inclusive and accessible practice? Do you want to know what you can do in your role to prevent violence against women with disabilities? 

Session One: Preventing Violence Against Women with Disabilities

Session Two: Gender and Disability Drivers of Violence

Session Three: Prevention in Action

This training is three sessions, over three weeks on a Tuesday morning via Zoom

Session One: Tuesday 4th October 2022, from 9:30am to 12:30pm.   

Book your place now

If you would like more information about this event please contact Tathra Street on [email protected] 

Our Voice, Our Future

Women with Disabilities Victoria presents Our Voice, Our Future, a FREE Co-Design Symposium to increase inclusion, belonging and representation of women with disabilities.   

The Co-Design Symposium Our Voice, Our Future, will highlight resources, expert knowledge, skills, and examples of inclusive practice, increasing the confidence of services to enhance lived experience representation in their work.   

This event is open to anyone working in health, government, prevention of violence against women (PVAW), disability and social service sectors to attend.   

The event will be held online on 

Thursday 6th October 2022, from 10:00am to 2:00pm.   

Registrations by: 4th October 2022    

If you would like more information about this event please contact Carly Myers on [email protected] or phone 03 9286-7815  

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WDV AGM and Members Lunch

WDV will be hosting a hybrid event on Tuesday the 8th November 2022 for its Members. 

More information about this event and AGM proceedings will be announced soon. 

For any queries regarding this event please contact WDV on 9286 7800 or [email protected]

Quarterly Conversations

a FREE online members event.  

December event, details to be announced shortly. 
For more information, please contact Phillipa Wray at phillipa.wray@wdv.org.au or       9286 7800

Please note, this is a WDV MEMBERS ONLY event

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