Join Hope for Humanity #safefamilies anti-violence campaign

DOMESTIC violence is a scourge affecting communities across the state, including the Fraser Coast.

Hope for Humanity on the Fraser Coast is hoping to raise awareness of domestic violence and asking people to put their hand up and take a stand.

The group is urging Fraser Coast residents and businesses to post on social media with the tag #safefamilies and say why they stand against domestic violence.

The Chronicle reporters and staff made their own pledge earlier this week.

I stand against domestic and family violence because…

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Sports Editor, Matthew McInerney. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Sports Editor, Matthew McInerney. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

 "No man, woman or child deserves to live their life looking over their shoulder." #safefamilies

- Matthew McInerney

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Journalist, Lea Emery. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Journalist, Lea Emery. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

"Everyone deserves to feel safe in their own home." #safefamilies

- Lea Emery

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Editor, Clementine Norton. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Editor, Clementine Norton. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

"We all deserve better." #safefamilies

- Clementine Norton

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Deputy Editor, Jordan Philp. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Deputy Editor, Jordan Philp. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

"It is time to break the cycle of family abuse." #safefamilies

- Jordan Philp

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Digital Producer, Amy Formosa. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Digital Producer, Amy Formosa. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

"Peace begins at home. No child should have to witness violence in their own home." #safefamilies

- Amy Formosa

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Journalist, Hayden Johnson. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Journalist, Hayden Johnson. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

"It's about basic respect for those you are supposed to be caring for." #safefamilies

- Hayden Johnson

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"Home should be a safe place." #safefamilies

- Eliza Wheeler

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Designer, Susie Dahl. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Designer, Susie Dahl. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

"Nobody should have to suffer bullies." #safefamilies

- Susie Dahl 

Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Journalist, Hannah Baker. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Safe Families - Fraser Coast Chronicle Journalist, Hannah Baker. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle Valerie Horton

"Any social code that permits violence is immoral." #safefamilies

- Hannah Baker

 

at the bottom of each photo put our names and what is written on each of the signs.

To make the pledge post on our Facebook page or your own social media a sign saying why you stand against domestic violence and use the tag #safefamilies.



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