ANROWS Compass

These are concise papers that summarise key findings of research on violence against women and their children, including research produced under ANROWS’s research program, and provide advice on the implications for policy and practice. The Compass papers are the main resource from ANROWS research projects and are written in plain English. They are designed to be useful to a wide range of stakeholders including policy-makers and practitioners without background in the area of study. The paper may include resources such as info-graphics and other visual representations of the findings.

Publication No. First author Title Date published
RP.14.01/2 Kim WEBSTER A preventable burden: Measuring and addressing the prevalence and health impacts of intimate partner violence in Australian women: Key findings and future directions 30 Oct 2016
RP.14.02/2 Cathy VAUGHAN Promoting community-led responses to violence against immigrant and refugee women in metropolitan and regional Australia. The ASPIRE Project: Key findings and future directions 7 Dec 2016
RP.14.03/2 Kelsey HEGARTY Women’s Input into a Trauma-informed systems model of care in Health settings. The WITH study: Key findings and future directions 23 May 2017
RP.14.04/2 Sarah WENDT Seeking help for domestic violence: Exploring rural women’s coping experiences: Key findings and future directions 14 Sept 2017
RP.14.05/2 Rae KASPIEW Domestic and family violence and parenting: Mixed method insights into impact and support needs: Key findings and future directions 23 June 2017
RP.14.06/2 Mary STATHOPOULOS Establishing the Connection: Interventions linking service responses for sexual assault with drug or alcohol use/abuse: Key findings and future directions 30 May 2016
RP-14.08/2 Peta COX Violence against women in Australia: Additional analysis of the Australian Bureau of Statistics' Personal Safety Survey, 2012: Key findings and future directions 22 Oct 2015
RP.14.09/2 Georgina SUTHERLAND Media representations of violence against women and their children: Key findings and future directions 6 Jun 2016
RP.14.11/2 Judy PUTT Women’s specialist domestic and family violence services: Their responses and practices with and for Aboriginal women: Key findings and future directions 29 Mar 2017
RP.14.12/2 Patsie FRAWLEY “Whatever it takes”: Access for women with disabilities to domestic and family violence services: Key findings and future directions 11 Aug 2017
RP.14.13/2 Jan BRECKENRIDGE National mapping and meta-evaluation outlining key features of effective "safe at home" programs that enhance safety and prevent homelessness for women and their children who have experienced domestic and family violence: Key findings and future directions 30 Oct 2016
RP.14.14/2 Anna OLSEN Existing knowledge, practice and responses to violence against women in Australian Indigenous communities: Key findings and future directions 21 Jan 2016
RP.14.15/2 Jan BRECKENRIDGE Meta-evaluation of existing interagency partnerships, collaboration, coordination and/or integrated interventions and service responses to violence against women: Key findings and future directions 8 Jul 2016
RP.14.16/2 Natasha CORTIS Domestic violence and women’s economic security: Building Australia’s capacity for prevention and redress: Key findings and future directions 24 Oct 2016
RP.14.17/2 Annabel Taylor Domestic and family violence protection orders in Australia: An investigation of information sharing and enforcement: Key findings and future directions 31 Oct 2017
RP.14.18/2 Harry BLAGG Innovative models in addressing violence against Indigenous women: Key findings and future directions 29 Jan 2018
RP.14.19/2 Marie CONNOLLY The Collaborative Practice Framework for Child Protection and specialist domestic and family violence services: The PATRICIA project: Key findings and future directions 23 June 2017
RP.14.20/2 JaneMaree MAHER Women, disability and violence: Barriers to accessing justice Key findings and future directions 27 Apr 2018
RP.14.21/2 Andrew DAY The forgotten victims: Prisoner experience of victimisation and engagement with the criminal justice system Key findings and future directions 22 Aug 2018
RP.14.22/2 Kate SPALDING Review of the evidence on knowledge translation and exchange in the violence against women field: Key findings and future directions 17 Apr 2015
RP.14.24/1 Patrick NOONAN Links between alcohol consumption and domestic and sexual violence against women: Key findings and future directions 30 Nov 2017
RP-17.04/2 Rosemaria FLAHERTY Examining the power of Child-At-Risk electronic medical record (eMR) alerts to share interpersonal violence, abuse and neglect concerns: Do child protection alerts help? Key findings and future directions 15 Nov 2018

Perpetrator Interventions Research Stream

Publication No. First author Title Date published
PI.15.01/3 Erin MACKAY Perpetrator interventions in Australia: Key findings and future directions 9 Dec 2015

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