03/06/2019 - Victims Services has introduced an Immediate Needs Support Package for victims of domestic violence in NSW to access a grant
of financial assistance for their immediate needs following an act of violence.
See fact sheet/application form.
14/01/2019 - Changes to the
Victims Rights and Support Act 2013 commenced today. Click
here to access a summary of these changes.
18/12/2018 - As part of the NSW Sexual Assault Strategy, the NSW Government launched the #makenodoubt campaign on 13 December 2018. The #makenodoubt campaign aims to raise awareness about the importance of seeking consent and to spark a wider discussion about consent. More information and a video featuring a diverse range of people speaking honestly about how they negotiate sexual consent is also available on the Women NSW website.