Family violence response enters digital age

Game-changing technology from Victoria Police is improving how Wayss works with police officers to reduce family violence. Launched state-wide on 14 August, the Family Violence Reporting (FVR) technology is available on mobile devices to help police improve risk assessment and hold more perpetrators to account. More than 9,000 devices are now in use in Victoria, […]

Winter donations warm hearts

Good will knows no bounds. Students, teachers and friends of Woodleigh School’s Penbank campus in Moorooduc have considered the welfare of others during a particularly icy winter this year. The high quality items will go to Wayss’ Southern Women’s Integrated Support Services (SWISS) centre, a family violence refuge for women and children, which offers specialist […]

Ace support for local youth

An impromptu game of ping-pong proved a novel way to engage and educate students at a well-received youth expo. Three members from the Wayss’ Dandenong Youth team attended the Wellbeing Expo at Dandenong High School on Monday, 26 August. Wayss joined many community agencies to organise stalls for students to access, so they could learn […]