Domestic Violence is an Epidemic
DID YOU KNOW?
One third of women worldwide experience some form of Domestic Violence in their lifetime. Gender based violence is a crime in Australia and kills hundreds of women worldwide every day.
Deaths in 2020
56 women and 20 children were killed as a result of Domestic Violence incidents in 2020.
First Nation Women
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women are hospitalised 34 times more any other women in Australia from Domestic and Family Violence incidents.
More than 2,000 women access shelters to escape domestic violence in Queensland every year.
Domestic & Family Violence in Australia
There is help available. You are not alone