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Creating change one person at a time

Wairarapa News 1 August 2017
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Men walk the talk for anti-violence

Wairarapa Times Age – 26 Nov 2015
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The Ripple Effect

The Listener – 5 Mar 2015
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Violence Free Network

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The Violence Free Network Wairarapa and ChangeAbility invites you to a NZIFF Feature Film 'Waru'.

Eight Māori female directors have each contributed a sequence to this powerful and challenging feature which unfolds around the tangi of a small boy who died at the hands of his caregiver.

“When a child is killed every five weeks there is no other way to tackle abuse other than confronting it, head on.”
- Mihingarangi Forbes

For more information or to purchase tickets contact Hayley on 06 3770933 0272 591838
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Waru 2017

October 19, 2017, 7:30pm - October 19, 2017, 3:30am

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Bully Free Me

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Supporting young people in an age of pornography:
Over the past decade or so, pornography has become both more mainstream and more hardcore. For young people growing up in this era of ever-new and accessible technology it is almost impossible to avoid exposure to pornography. The classroom or parent talk is now no match for porn – with its endless array of gyrating bodies, offering a quick, easy and anonymous sexual charge. Porn has become the default sexuality educator for young people growing up online. Consumption – particularly for young men – has become normalised. And the ways young people understand and experience gender and sex are being influenced by what they – or their partners or peers – observe in porn, with serious implications for their capacity to negotiate free and full consent, for mutual respect, for sexual health, and for gender equality.
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Sex ed by Porn

July 31, 2017, 9:00am - July 31, 2017, 11:00pm

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“How lucky we are to have a service like ChangeAbility with counsellors to walk us through our journeys to find ourselves again.”