COVID-19: Resources for DFV Agencies wanting to use technology

18 March 2020 Last updateed 26 March ** We will continue to update this post as new information and resources become available. ** The COVID-19 pandemic has us in uncharted territory. Here is some information for Domestic and Family Violence Services to use during the public health crisis. WESNET has published a number of [...]

2020-03-26T17:38:14+11:00

So, you wanna build an app?

In the last few years, there has been increased interest in how technology can be used to assist survivors of abuse. With this interest, we have seen a flood of mobile apps and devices that can help survivors call for help, let selected friends know that they may need help, find resources and information on [...]

2017-09-22T17:07:23+10:00

You’ve got mail: privacy & safety tips

Many workers use email to communicate information to and about survivors. However, email is not a secure form of communication. In addition to the fact that email is not secure, it’s easy for emails to be forwarded, accidentally sent to the wrong person, or be downloaded onto many devices. There are many ways someone [...]

2017-07-14T09:32:15+10:00