Abusive and disrespectful behaviour can be witnessed in your community, amongst your friends or within your family. It could be someone yelling at a woman on the street or physically pushing someone around.
The suggested actions below are to help you safely do something about intervening to stop abusive behaviour:
Be a Witness
If you see someone being assaulted make sure you stop and be a witness. Just being there can help.
When you see someone being taken advantage of don’t just turn a blind eye, stop and offer support – if needed call the police on 000 if there is risk of danger.
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