EDON Place Domestic and Family Violence Centre Inc

Region covered

Bundaberg. North Burnett including Childers, Gin Gin, Monto, Gayndah and Eidsvold.

Initiatives/programs offered

  • Service Systems: Community Education and Training programs - awareness raising activities and events, information sessions, forums and workshops for local schools, community and organisations.
  • Women’s Counselling and Support Services including Home Security Safety Upgrades
  • Mobile Support Services (Bundaberg only)
  • Temporary Supported Accommodation – assistance and support services for women and children
  • Women’s Group – ‘Safe Horizons’ for women rebuilding their lives after DFV
  • Parenting Programs
  • Perpetrator Intervention Program – ‘Responsible and Respectful Choices – Men’s Program’, Men’s Counselling and Men’s Court Support (Bundaberg only)
  • Children’s Counselling and Support Services
  • Court Based Services (Bundaberg, Childers and Gayndah Magistrates Courts) – assistance with DVO applications

 

NORTH BURNETT SERVICES

Services include:

  • Domestic and Family Violence - Women's Support Services

Waiting space

Emergency relief

  • Short-term crisis accommodation for women and children
  • Emergency relief assistance (by assessment)