Alternatives to Violence Project The Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) is a network of independent not-for-profit grass-roots volunteer groups offering experiential workshops on creative conflict transformation in prisons, schools, and the wider community.
Let’s Face It – Based on the film The Man Who Stole My Mother’s Face, deals with issues surrounding sexual assault.
Marie Stopes International Australia offers care in family planning and sexual health, offers support and essential information regarding abortion, vasectomy, contraception, STI (STD) check-ups for men and women, and unplanned pregnancy help in a caring and non-judgemental way. See locations around Australia here
Maternity Coalition Inc. – An umbrella organisation to bring together support groups and individuals for effective lobbying, information sharing, networking and support in maternity services.
PANDSI (Post & Ante Natal Depression Support & Information Inc.) provides support, health promotion, advocacy, perinatal mental health education and referral information for families in the Canberra and ACT region who are experiencing Ante Natal Depression (AND) or Post Natal Depression (PND). Our services are designed to complement existing mental health services and improve the perinatal mental health of ACT women and their families. PANDSI aims to develop strengths and skills to cope with depression and anxiety related to pregnancy, birth and early parenting. Our services include telephone support, one-on-one support, day support group, exercise classes and support, yoga evening support, partners information evening, pram walk, play group and library.