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11 Oct

CSA the reality in our society

Many organisations involved with childhood sexual abuse (CSA) focus on the children. This is vital. However, the long term trauma of CSA cannot be overlooked and this is where Stepping Out focuses – on adult survivors who often don’t disclose their abuse for decades – the average being 25 years.  The facts are shocking yet motivating, for there is so much more we as a society can do to support and help transform the lives of adults who have endured...

10 Oct

Stepping Out’s Local Hero – Bev Lange

It is with immense pride and gratitude for all the votes that came from near and far, that we can announce Bev Lange has won a 2019 Westfield Local Heroes Award. Thanks to our extended community and to Bev’s tireless commitment to wellbeing and harmony, Stepping Out has secured one of the coveted $10,000 prizes to expand our Women’s Social Inclusion Group.  Now with your support we are keen to match that amount and grow the group even further. Stepping Out’s...