YWCA Canberra launched its newly updated Relationship Things resource during YWCA Week Without Violence on Friday 17 October, with an expert panel event, ‘Relationship Things: what young people need to know’.

The panel, held in partnership with the ANU Gender Institute, explored topics around sex education, respectful relationships and young people. Panelists included:

  • Fiona MacGregor, Director of Community Services, YWCA Canberra
  • Angela Christian-Wilkes, Year 12 student
  • Heidi Yates, Chair, ACT Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) Ministerial Advisory Council
  • Sergeant Joanne Cameron, Australian Federal Police

The full Relationship Things resource will be available for purchase in the coming months. Email zoya.patel@ywca-canberra.org.au to join the waiting list and for more information.