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Protection from Abuse

Event Name Protection from Abuse
Start Date 15th Nov 2017 12:00pm
End Date 15th Nov 2017 2:00pm
Duration 2 hours

The President, Linley Grant OAM, and members of the National Council of Women of Tasmania Inc cordially invite you to a lunchtime forum to consider Protection from abuse.

The following speakers, to be confirmed, have been invited to take address the following topics:

  • Abuse of Students -  Professor Margaret Otlowski, Pro Vice-Chancellor Culture and Wellbeing at UTAS.
  • Abuse of Children - David Clements - Acting Commissioner for Children
  • Abuse of the Homeless – Christina - Colony 47 speaker
  • Abuse of the Elderly – Lyn McGaurr, a COTA expert on this topic

A program will be provided at the time of registration, confirming when each speaker will take part.

The National Council of Women hope you and your friends and those in your networks will join in and provide input on these issues which  are of great concern to many women in the community. This is a chance to voice your ideas on what could be done. The National Council of Women will work to provide useful recommendations to appropriate authorities.

Come for part of your lunch hour

BYO lunch (drinks will be provided)


Conference Room
Hobart Town Hall
Elizabeth Street
Hobart (entry from the Town Hall carpark corner of Elizabeth and Davey Streets)

RSVP before 17 October 2017 to either: