Category: Blogs

  • aceoc-star-logo-pins

    ACEOC star logo pins

    We recently received new Australia’s CEO Challenge star logo pins from Fresh Promotions and we could not be happier with them! Our team are excited to be wearing them to represent ACEOC and increase awareness about the work we do. We would like to thank Fresh Promotions Australia for their

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  • qsuper-steps-up-to-support-darkness-to-daylight

    QSuper steps up to support Darkness to Daylight

    Driven by her personal experience with domestic and family violence, QSuper employee Te Iwi Walker ran as part of the 18-strong QSuper team participating in the Challenge to raise funds and awareness. As a White Ribbon Ambassador, and an advocate in her community and workplace, Te Iwi acknowledges the difficulty

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  • minter-ellison-reaffirms-commitment-to-end-domestic-violence

    Minter Ellison reaffirms commitment to end domestic violence

    At MinterEllison we are proud of our commitment to community investment as part of our broader corporate social responsibility and access to justice program. Over the years, we have worked hard to ensure our resources are directed to the areas of greatest social need and the firm’s diverse talent base

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  • transurban-queensland-proudly-supports-the-darkness-to-daylight-challenge

    Transurban Queensland proudly supports the Darkness to Daylight Challenge

    At Transurban Queensland we’re proud to provide an inclusive, equitable and safe workplace, and are committed to building an environment where employees affected by domestic and family violence are supported. Sponsoring and participating in the 2018 Darkness to Daylight Challenge allows us to walk the talk on domestic and family

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  • Australians and volunteering

    Australians and Volunteering By Dr Vanessa Douglas-Savage 2016 Census statistics revealed that Australian’s are still committed to volunteering and contributing to their communities despite their busy lifestyles, with a 1.2% increase from the 2011 census. Nearly 5 million people aged 15 years and over are engaged with voluntary work. The

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  • Sacred Running and the Individual

    SACRED RUN AND THE INDIVIDUAL by Robert Reed OAM In 1995 I took part in the American Indian Movement’s Sacred Run in Japan with an amazing group of people from many corners of the world. The Run followed the tradition of carrying a message on foot from village to village.

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  • HOW TO BE A RUNNER by Jodie Oborne

    Ultra Runner – Jodie Oborne One thing everyone does from a very early age is run. There is something quite primitive about running, the freedom of movement we had, as a child when we were either being chased or chased be it the waves on the shore, a friend or

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  • #MeToo, how to assist someone who discloses abuse

    With the high levels of recent media attention around sexual abuse and domestic and family violence and more recently the #MeToo campaign we wanted to give some very basic tips to assist someone when a disclosure is made. Acknowledge the courage it takes to come forward Listen and believe Don’t

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  • Redland City Council signs as first business partner in Challenge Zero campaign

    21 August 2018 People affected by or who use violence are in everyone’s business. They are our co-workers, employees, customers and members, and the result affects work performance and behaviours – impacting productivity and staff well-being. That’s why Redland City Council is proud to be both the very first organisation

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  • Australia’s CEO Challenge Celebrates their 15 Year Anniversary

    On Thursday, 15 June Australia’s CEO Challenge celebrated our 15 year anniversary with a very special event co-hosted by our proud long term partners MinterEllison. During the evening, we heard from former Lord Mayor Jim Soorley about how the organisation came to life through the dedication of ACEOC founder and

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