Platform 1225 Forum 2018: Abuse of Power – Confronting Dynamics of Harm

Region: 
Brisbane
Organiser: 
Queensland Youth Housing Coalition
When: 
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Pricing: 
$80 per adult , young people free
Location
Address: 
Royal on the Park, Albert St, Brisbane.
Suburb: 
Brisbane City
State: 
QLD
Postcode: 
4 000
Contact
Name: 
Caitlin King
Phone No.: 
0418408062
Platform 1225 Forum 2018: Abuse of Power – Confronting Dynamics of Harm Platform 1225 is an insightful discussion between key stakeholders featuring the voices of young people, academics and practitioners. This year, the conversation is focusing on abuse of power and dynamics of harm whilst also looking at the intersection between domestic and family violence and its impact on the lives of young people.

Platform 1225 Forum 2018: Abuse of Power – Confronting Dynamics of Harm

Platform 1225 is an insightful discussion between key stakeholders featuring the voices of young people, academics and practitioners. This year, the conversation is focusing on abuse of power and dynamics of harm whilst also looking at the intersection between domestic and family violence and its impact on the lives of young people.

Keynote speaker: Scott Miller

Scott has worked for the Domestic Abuse Intervention Project in Minnesota USA since 2000 and coordinates Duluth’s Coordinated Community Response to domestic violence.  Serving as both system advocate and coordinator of the men’s nonviolence program, he is instrumental in the evolving work being done in Duluth which is world renowned.

Guest speaker: Hon. Mick de Brenni

Mick is committed to working collaboratively with the housing and homeless sector, and to improve outcomes for Queenslanders who most need support to secure and sustain safe, secure and affordable housing.

MC : Kay McGrath

Kay is an award winning journalist and presenter with 40 years experience in the media.