New Mobile app to address domestic and family violence

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By Chris Whiting

15 December 2021

Chris Whiting MP has welcomed a new phone app to make it easier for Queenslanders to recognise domestic violence and take action that supports their friend or family member.
 
The Palaszczuk Government have partnered with the Griffith University MATE Bystander Program and Telstra to develop the Be there app.

“The new app will to make it even easier for Queenslanders to access vital information they need to support a friend or family member experiencing domestic and family violence,” said Chris Whiting MP.

”The app will refer users to resources and services.

“It will also work as a guide to help a bystander to do simple appropriate things like check in with their friend and offer their support,” said Chris Whiting MP.
 
The App is free and now available on Apple and Android stores.