Molly’s story

Molly’s story

August 18, 2016

Molly's* husband was violent and like so many women in abusive relationships, she found it difficult to find a way out.

Gemma’s story

Gemma’s story

July 15, 2016

Gemma’s children showed signs of deep emotional scars from witnessing their father’s violence. Even when he was in prison, they were still terrified.

Ashleigh’s story

Ashleigh’s story

May 12, 2016

The elderly woman and her husband both had health problems and were finding it hard to cope with the 9-year-old’s challenging behaviour.

Timmy’s story

Timmy’s story

May 12, 2016

With the help of a family worker, Timmy learned to express and manage his feelings through a sand tray and play therapy.

Kaylee’s story

Kaylee’s story

May 12, 2016

Kaylee’s story is not unusual. Many young people at secondary school are at risk of harm from family violence or abuse or been left to their own devices.

Conrad’s story

Conrad’s story

October 21, 2015

School was a unhappy place for Conrad and he was about to be stood down. He was getting into fights and his school work was deteriorating.