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Our research

Violence against women and children affects everybody. It impacts on the health, wellbeing and safety of a significant proportion of Australians throughout all states and territories and places an enormous burden on the nation’s economy across family and community services, health and hospitals, income-support and criminal justice systems.


News and events

ANROWS hosts events as part of its knowledge transfer and exchange work, including public lectures, workshops and research launches. Details of upcoming ANROWS activities and news are available from the list on the right.



ANROWS was established by the Commonwealth and all state and territory governments of Australia to produce, disseminate and assist in applying evidence for policy and practice addressing violence against women and their children.



To support the take-up of evidence, ANROWS offers a range of resources developed from research to support practitioners and policy-makers in delivering evidence-based interventions.

Contact us

Contact us by completing the fields below. One of our staff will respond to you as soon as possible.

ANROWS is not a direct service organisation and cannot provide emergency assistance, support services, advice or referrals for women and their children.

If you or someone you know needs immediate help please call emergency services on 000.

For assistance, including 24-hour services, contact 1800RESPECT (1800 737 732) or a service in our Support Directory.


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