This factsheet goes with an Ask Lois Webinar from June 2022 explaining what the introduction of ‘affirmative consent’ really means. The webinar covers the history behind the amendments, how they may affect sexual assault reporting, as well as influence cultural change in responding to sexual assault.
This factsheet accompanies the Ask LOIS webinar on insitutional abuse and claims for compensation.
This fact sheet covers why to prosecute an assault or sexual assault, a victim’s rights, the court process and protections for victims of sexual assault or ‘vulnerable witnesses’.
This fact sheet gives helpful hints on victim support application, the requirements for different types of victims support, gathering evidence and written submissions.
This fact sheet explains sexual assault and consent, who can report sexual assault, the process when a sexual assault is reported to the police, the Sexual Assault Reporting Option and services that exist for victims of sexual assault.