Advocacy

campaigns

YWCA Adelaide leads and delivers campaigns which align with its vision, values, policy priorities and advocacy goals.

In 2015 YWCA Adelaide launched a community safety campaign in Adelaide called Rise Above the Pack. The two main aims of the campaign are to re-frame the conversation from victim blaming to perpetrator responsibility and to encourage positive bystander intervention, with the ultimate goal of creating safer public spaces for women. You can find out more and get involved at riseabovethepack.com.au

In November 2016 the Rise Above the Pack campaign received an Australian Crime and Violence Prevention Award: