If you are in immediate danger, call 000 for Police and Ambulance help.

Or call 1800RESPECT (1800 737 732). This is a 24hr national sexual assault, family & domestic violence counselling line for any Australian who has experienced, or is at risk of family & domestic violence and/or sexual assault.

Our dedicated team

Our Advisory Board

This group of people from diverse professional backgrounds have a shared passion for uplifting women, girls and their greater families.

Their mission is to create a safe place that will provide women affected by domestic abuse with the opportunity to raise their families safely and to function successfully in society.

Simone Allan
Simone Allan

Founder and Director

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Dr Maree Gosper

Chair

Lisa Graham

Director,
CEO Taldumande Youth Services inc

Amanda Choularton

Policy Advisor to the Minister for Jobs and Investment, Tourism and Western Sydney

Peter Casey

Company Secretary

Gina Huang

Director, Assurance at PwC Australia

Keeva Stratton

Brand Strategist, Criminologist

Jenny Fardoulis

Director, Business Risk at PwC Australia

Lyn Lewis-Smith

Chief Executive Officer, BESydney

Laurence Mosley

Risk Management Consultant

Social and Corporate Investment Team
Yvonne Hamilton

Philanthropy and Fundraising

Jon Warner

Sales and Advertising Expert

Les Wingham

Current COO of Industry Partners Australia

Rebecca Schaffler

Managing Director of Main Medical Pty Ltd

Patrons and Influencers
Janne Mcmahon

Founder of Lived Experience Australia

Kerry Chikarovsi

Former NSW Liberal Leader and Government Relations Advisor

Lisa McAdams

Australia’s pre-eminent Domestic and Family Violence trainer

Nigel Sinclair

Former CEO Leukeamia Foundation

Rob Stokes

Member for Pittwater Minister for Planning NSW

Claire Barber

Former CEO of South Pacific Private Hospital

Sally Stevenson

GM Illawarra Women’s Health Centre

Kate Baggs

Clinical Psychologist

Kim Stewart-Smith

CEO, S&S Advisory

Jacqueline Grant

Former Marketing Director South Pacific Private Hospital

Zoe Shacklady

Financial Resilience Consultant

Pamela Cominos

Cominos Family Lawyers

Lived Experience Advisory

Consumers provide valuable insights derived from their lived experience. Our Lived Experience Advisory provides a unique opportunity to glean insight from women who have the lived experience of, and recovery from, domestic abuse.

Affiliations and Accreditations

Psychologists of Australia

Psychologists of Australia​

Psychologists of Australia​

Psychologists of Australia​