GPAN was honoured to win the inaugural Fiona Richardson Gender Equity Award presented by Neighbourhood Houses Victoria in May this year. Another big thank you to the Victorian Government Free From Violence Innovation Fund, who allow us to do the work we do.
We are a youth led community group in Broadmeadows, Victoria, working to promote gender equality and end violence against women. We promote our message through community campaigns, local events, sporting clubs and schools in a variety of ways, including live performance, info sessions, movie making and social media.
Goals of the project To understand the relationship between gender inequality and violence against women To learn how we can take steps to prevent violence against women To build skills and confidence to undertake bystander action in our community To learn how to build and maintain respectful relationships To develop ourselves as leaders
Are you safe?
If you are experiencing family violence or someone you know is, the following organisations can help.