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YWCA Canberra acknowledged as a leader in primary violence prevention

YWCA Canberra has today been announced as an ACT winner of the National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (NAPCAN) Play Your Part Awards, which recognise excellence in primary violence prevention initiatives.

The organisation’s Relationship Things program received this prestigious accolade for its best-practice, evidence-based approach to primary prevention education. Relationship Things aims to prevent sexual assault and gender-based violence by empowering high school age young people to develop and maintain safe, respectful and consensual relationships.

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Updated:  7 November, 2012/Responsible Officer:  Convenor, Gender Institute/Page Contact:  Web manager, Gender Institute