Episode #23 - Shining A Light On Domestic & Family Violence in Australia ft. RizeUp Founder

Episode #23 - Shining A Light On Domestic & Family Violence in Australia ft. RizeUp Founder

In this episode, I chat with the inspiring founder of RizeUp, Nicolle Edwards. We discuss everything from the heartbreaking statistics of domestic violence in Australia, to the incredible stories of change that RizeUp have made in families lives, who have been effected by domestic and family violence.

Trigger warning - The episode contains discussions of physical and mental abuse, if you need support or are seeking help please contact 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732) - This is a 24-hour national sexual assault, family and domestic violence counselling line for any Australian who has experienced, or is at risk of, family and domestic violence and/or sexual assault.

 Breakdown of the Episode:
Introducing Nicolle
RizeUp and how it all began
Statistics of domestic and family violence in Australia
Gendered language
What they do
Becoming a volunteer
Stories of change
How they have helped so many
Providing practical support and advocacy
Platforms that provide assistance
How you can help

📖 My Book Worm:
Why Does He Do That by Lundy Bancroft

🌏 Website Nicolle recommended 
www.ourwatch.org.au " Our Watch"

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Host: Sophie Guidolin @sophie_guidolin
Guest: Nicolle Edwards @rizeupanz 
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Executive Producer: Courtney Mangan @courtneymangan
Technical Producer: Adam Gauder @adamgauder
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1 comment

  • natalie

    loved this episode. donated to this great charity xx

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