Project Intern: Women's Safety Resource

Role Title: Project Intern: Women's Safety Resource

Organisation: Starick

Internship Period: Winter (June - July)

Location: Rivervale

Role Description

The components of the project are: 1. Researching publications on safety planning for women and children experiencing family and domestic violence, from local services, and national and international jurisdictions; 2. Convening a working group of service staff to discuss these publications and identify best practice and what would be most appropriate for women using Starick's services to enhance their safety; 3. In consultation with staff, developing a Starick booklet on safety planning to be distributed to clients of the service.
The project will involve research skills and liaising/communicating with other FDV services; convening meetings and facilitating discussions with staff; consolidating the results of research and discussions into a user friendly and evidence based booklet for women on safety planning.

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Organisation Mission

Starick is an independent, not for profit organisation with charitable status based in Perth's south-eastern metropolitan region and working to end family and domestic violence. We assist women, young people and children experiencing abuse, whether by a partner or by another family member. Starick's vision is to build futures free from violence, for the women and children who use our service and the community as a whole.