Beyond CSA – Related Traumas For Adult Survivors
The confronting events surrounding Childhood Sexual Abuse in the last few months have created a feeling of insecurity around the world. And whilst the focus in the news tends to be on the physical abuse that happened to these people historically, the lifelong impact of this trauma is what these survivors battle with every day and is what Stepping Out views as its purpose to help support and manage in their lives. Read More
Stepping Out Social is starting this Friday 12-2pm for lunch at 453 Parramatta Rd, Leichhardt. Fridays will be a social occasion with lunch and perhaps a walk or swim or movie.
Stepping Out’s Local Hero – Bev Lange
It is with immense pride, we announce our very own Bev Lange was recently shortlisted as one of 6 finalists in the Westfield Local Heroes 2019 Competition. Bev’s relentless commitment to social well being and harmony in her community is undeniable. Bev’s nomination is not only deserved but now needs your vote to see her selected as one of 3 winners who can secure a much needed $10,000 for Stepping Out. Read More
You can vote for Bev Lange, Westfield Local Hero here.
Voting opens 30th July 2019 and closes 12th August 2019
CSA in the news
The recent Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Childhood Sexual Abuse shocked and appalled the world but has also lessened the stigma around CSA as more survivors come forward to seek help and share their stories. Read More
Welcome new Executive Officer – Pamela Brown
Hot-off-the-press: along with a new rebrand and focus, in January we appointed five new Board Members and our new Executive Officer, Pamela Brown. Pam comes to us after 10 years as Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Kookaburra Kids Foundation. Read More
Contact us or reach the office on 9550 9398 if you’re interested in joining us. By expressing interest, you’re not obliged to turn up every week as we understand some days are tougher than others. Rather, we see our programs as opportunities to get out of the house, meet like-minded women, have some lunch and maybe pick up some life skills.