Friday Jun 03, 2022
Let’s talk about consent
In this Shortcut episode, we chat to Julianne Elliott, a Senior Solicitor from Legal Aid NSW who specialises in educating young people about the law. She provides a brief overview of NSW's new sexual consent laws, her experiences working with young people and what community workers can do to learn more about the reforms.
- Download the factsheet: https://publications.legalaid.nsw.gov.au/PublicationsResourcesService/PublicationImprints/Files/1038.pdf
- Make No Doubt: DCJ's campaign for young people: https://www.makenodoubt.dcj.nsw.gov.au/
- Request a talk by a Legal Aid NSW lawyer: https://www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au/what-we-do/workshops/request-a-talk
If you or someone you know has been impacted by the content of this episode, you’re not alone. To speak with someone who is trained to help, call one of the following support services.
1800RESPECT is a national sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service. Available 24/7.
NSW Sexual Violence Helpline
NSW Sexual Violence Helpline provides support for anyone in NSW impacted by sexual assault (including friends, families and supporters). Available 24/7.
Men’s Referral Service
Call the Men’s Referral Service if you are worried about your own behaviour and looking for support.
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Lifeline Australia - 13 11 14 - Crisis Support. Suicide Prevention.
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