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Three figures - two adult and one child in between - in front of tree with DVAC below
The Queensland Times | 25 May 2020 COVID-19 has meant we’ve all been spending a bit more time at home than we’d like. While we are all getting sick of being shut indoors, home is supposed to be a place of comfort and safety. For victims of domestic violence, it […]

Worrying trend DV service is seeing during COVID-19


Amie Carrington
The Chronicle | 7 May 2020 THE new CEO of the Darling Downs region’s domestic violence service provider says she wants to make help more accessible for women in remote and rural locations. Amie Carrington has replaced predecessor Gabrielle Borggaard as the head of the Domestic Violence Action Centre, which […]

New DV service CEO lays out vision for Toowoomba region


Amie Carrington
Good evening. I am Amie Carrington, The CEO of the Domestic Violence Action Centre and it is my privilege to speak today and to join you to remember those who have been killed due to domestic and family violence. I would like to start by acknowledging the traditional custodians of […]

2020 Remembrance Day Speech