Workplaces have the power to help end family and domestic violence

Family & Domestic Abuse and Violence

We know that employers play a key role in supporting those experiencing domestic and family violence.   But with the shift in working from home, the access to a physical “safe space” in a workplace that survivors were accessing prior to the pandemic has significantly reduced.   During periods of lockdown, when Australians were required to […]

New report evidences key enablers and benefits of Family Friendly Workplaces

FFW Media Release

Flexible work and gender-neutral policies key priorities for family focused Australian employers   Highlights The Report from Parents At Work and UNICEF Australia has found that to bridge the work and family divide workplaces are investing in greater flexible work practices and more inclusive paid family leave policies is a key enabler of family friendly […]

Work + Family Policy Roundtable and the 2022 Federal Election Benchmarks

Work + Family Policy Roundtable

The Australian Work + Family Policy Roundtable is a research network of 31 academics from 18 universities and research institutions with expertise on work, care and family policy. The goal of the Roundtable is to propose, comment upon, collect and disseminate research to inform evidence-based public policy in Australia.   This week, the Roundtable proposed a set […]