Men Exploring Non-violent Solutions (MENS) program

The Men Exploring Non-violent Solutions (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.

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 Frankston and Mornington Community Health sites.

How to access this service

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