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The M.E.N.S. (Men Exploring Non-violent Solutions) Program

MENS

About the service

The MENS Program runs behaviour change groups for men who have used violent, abusive and/or controlling behaviours within the family and want to stop using these behaviours. The safety of women and children is a priority.

Group entry is via an assessment interview where:

  • we give men information about how our program operates
  • we talk with men about the situation, their behaviour/s & what they want to change.

Following assessment men can join one of our groups to work on changing their own behaviours. The weekly sessions provide men with access to information and strategies for choosing respectful behaviours and focusing on family safety and wellbeing.

Useful links

www.thinksafeactsafe.org
www.mrs.org.au
www.asksomeone.org.au

 

Who can use the service?

Men who are having difficulty in their relationships may benefit from the M.E.N.S. Program.

Where is the service available?

The service is available at the following Peninsula Health sites:

Frankston Community Health
Frankston Integrated Health Centre
2 Hastings Road
FRANKSTON 3199
Ph: 9784 8100


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Mornington Community Health
62 Tanti Avenue
MORNINGTON 3931
Ph: 5970 2000


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How to access this service

Telephone 1300 665 781 between 8:30am-5:00pm (Monday-Friday) and an Access Worker will give you further details on the service.