Resources for disability workers
eSafety provides resources and professional development for disability specialists and frontline workers in the domestic and family violence sector.
eSafety training helps disability specialists who support clients with intellectual or cognitive disability to learn about technology-facilitated abuse and build awareness around support pathways.
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Professional development sessions
eSafety offers professional development sessions for disability workers supporting women living with intellectual or cognitive disability who may be at risk of, or experiencing, technology-facilitated abuse. These webinars help you:
- identify technology-facilitated abuse
- build knowledge about how to seek support
- access eSafety resources.
This set of conversation starters helps support workers have carefully guided conversations with clients who may be at risk of technology-facilitated abuse. You can download and print them on single-sided A4 paper then use them with or without the accompanying images.
This printed wallet card provides specialist disability support workers with key contact information.
Download, print and display these posters in common areas such as service provider waiting rooms.
Easy Read poster about image-based abuse
This Easy Read poster helps people find out what to do if someone shares or threatens to share intimate images or videos of someone without their consent.
The poster can also be downloaded and printed from the following link.
eSafety has conducted research into the experiences and impacts of technology-facilitated abuse on Australian women living with intellectual or cognitive disability.
The research will help inform education and prevention initiatives for disability workers and frontline domestic and family violence workers, as well as the women they support. The insights will also contribute to ongoing resource and policy development.
eSafety has online safety advice and resources for people living with disability.