impact is a volunteer run organisation providing assistance to women and children fleeing extreme violence at home via agencies delivering crisis accommodation.
is an equal-opportunity destroyer
affecting families regardless of religious, cultural, ethnic, socio-economic, educational, employment or sobriety status.
impact was founded in 2006
by Kathy Kaplan OAM and a small group of her friends.
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Glen Eira City Council presented its annual Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year and Community Group of the Year Awards during an Australia Day Breakfast at Town Hall on Friday 19 January.
Guest speaker at the Breakfast was the founder of impact Kathy Kaplan OAM. impact is a volunteer-run organisation providing assistance to women and children fleeing extreme violence at home.
Click here for full Glen Eira City Council News.
Highlights of Open Door Singers Concert
"Never did I think that I would have had such an experience, but never too did I expect it to sound so amazing!"
Click here to read Alex Kats's full review...
This beautiful song was written by Tina Arena and Kate Miller-Heidke when they discovered they each had a friend suffering in an abusive relationship. It is a loving, open hearted invitation to anyone in similar pain to release yourself "When You're Ready", and to know you are never alone. Click on the image to be taken to the vid of this gorgeous song.
And, finally, a TV campaign that recognises that Family Abuse
is more than just a bruise.