Community education and training

All Centres Against Sexual Assault provide community education. Examples of community groups are students and community organisations. Consultation and training is provided to a range of professionals. Training packages have been developed to meet the needs of particular professional groups. Examples of professional groups are:

  • Community Health Services
  • Women's Health Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Drug and Alcohol Services
  • Protective Services
  • Police
  • Educational Institutions (Primary, Secondary and Tertiary)
  • Indigenous & Ethno Specific Services
  • Permanent carers and foster parents
  • Centrelink staff
  • Lifeline volunteers
  • Child and Maternal Health Nurses
  • Licensed venue staff

Programs for schools

  • Sexual Assault Prevention Program for Secondary Schools (SAPPSS) involves a whole school approach to sexual assault prevention with professional development provided to staff and school based personnel trained as classroom co-facilitators with CASA staff.
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