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Changing for Good

Changing for Good is a voluntary 12-month program that provides support for men and their partners who have completed a men’s behaviour change program.

Changing for Good's professionally trained counsellors offer specialist support through telephone counselling. They build on the work started in behaviour change programs, further educating and helping men to maintain respectful and violence-free relationships.

Changing for Good is a free service of MensLine Australia, the national telephone and online counselling service for men. The program is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services and is delivered by On the Line.

For support in maintaining violence-free relationships contact Changing for Good on 1300 015 120 to find out more about how they can help.

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Last reviewed: November 2017

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Staying safe - Changing For Good

A Safety Plan for people escaping domestic and family violence.

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What is Changing for Good?

Changing for Good is a free voluntary program for men who have completed a men's behaviour change program in the previous six months and aims to help men stop using violence in their family and relationships.

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Accessing ongoing support from Changing for Good - Changing For Good

Mensline Australias Changing for Good welcomes new participants. Men who have completed a mens behaviour change program and want to get extra support in their efforts at change, can self-refer. Get in touch to learn more

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Talking about violence for the first time - Changing For Good

Being honest with yourself about what has been happening is the first big step towards making the change that needs to happen. The second big step is telling someone else about whats been happening. It takes a lot of courage to make the first call and open up.

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What is violence? Changing for Good

How do we define domestic violence? Lets define domestic violence. We view violence towards partners whether they live together or not as domestic violence. When children or other family members are involved we refer to this as family violence.

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Using violence

Often people think of violence as something thats purely physical. But physical abuse is just one part of a much larger picture. Understand what qualifies as domestic and family violence with Changing for Good and how to take responsibility for your actions.

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Supporting someone experiencing violence - Changing For Good

If you are worried about a friend or family member who is experiencing violence or being abused, how you respond can make a big difference.

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Defining violence - Changing for Good

If you have to change your behaviour out of fear for what your partner might do, you are experiencing domestic violence.

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Talking to a friend about his violence - Changing For Good

We can help if you want ideas or information about programs that can help your friend stop using violence.

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Talking about violence for the first time

Being honest with yourself about what has been happening is the first big step towards making the change that needs to happen.

Read more on Changing for Good website

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