We are proud to announce Dr Ann O'Neil as a keynote speaker at the National Family Violence Summit.
In 1994, Ann's estranged husband broke into the home she shared with her two young children, shooting her and killing the children, before turning the gun on himself. Rather than let her life slip away, she has turned her tragedy into a calling, speaking at hundreds of events, raising awareness of Domestic Violence.Read more
The inaugural National Family Violence Summit will bring together the combined expertise and experience of Australia’s frontline service providers, thought leaders and political decision makers to deliver real change in the way we work to defeat family violence.
Facilitated by the Tara Costigan Foundation and proudly sponsored by BaptistCare, the National Family Violence Summit will be held in Canberra from 17th and 18th March 2016 at the QT Hotel. On Saturday 19th March the Summit will formally conclude with the holding of ‘Tara’s Walk for Change’ will start at Reconciliation Place.Read more