Thank you to our wonderful community of Charity Partners, Donors and Volunteers that help us to help women and children begin again after escaping domestic violence:

Our Program Partners for 2016/2017 are:

Begin Again Program Partners:

Belmont 16s

16sBelmont 16s is a licensed and registered Community Club, which has continued to develop exceptional club facilities for the benefit of members and the broader community. Recognised as a leading dining and entertainment provider of the Hunter. 

Wests Newcastle



The Wests Group Australia (Wests) is a Newcastle owned and operated (not for profit) membership based organisation providing exceptional entertainment, accommodation and dining options.

Today, Wests is one of the largest private employers and an economic driver for the Hunter region.



Hexham Bowling Club

Haexham Bowling Club


Hexham Bowling Club offers bowling services, friendly staff, free live entertainment, Functions & Wedding facilities, The Riverside Bistro, TAB/Keno facilities & showers.


Rise Up and Thrive Program Partner:

Aurizon Community


Over the past six years, Aurizon has helped a cross-section of community groups across Australia through the Community Giving Fund to deliver projects that make our communities a better place to live. Aurizon Community has been awarded from the last round of the Community Giving Fund.

Our Charity Partner:

Purser Corporate Communication

 purser croppedPurser Corporate Communication develops media strategies, corporate communication, corporate image development, marketing and advertising as well as media training. 

Over the past year, Purser Corporate Communication, lead by Meg Purser – CEO, has greatly supported our charity in different events and projects. 

Our Charity Supporters for 2016/2017:

  • Kat Blythe, Leanne Poole, Michelle Muddle.
  • OAS Technology Group.
  • William Grant & Sons.
  • Westfield Kotara.
  • Toronto Workers Club.
  • Lake Macquarie Liquor Accord.
  • Aivilo Construction.
  • Prophase Electrical Solutions.
  • University of Newcastle.
  • Paul Beath Dental.
  • Beyond Bank.
  • Hunter Water.
  • Base Business Solutions.
  • Event Cinemas Kotara.
  • Bailey and Olivia Clarke.
  • Emma Hogan.
  • Denise Duffield-Thomas.
  • Jan and Frank Bynon.
  • HIC Services.
  • Bronnie and Alan Coupe.
  • Ord Minnett Limited.
  • Mark Smith.
  • Lara Kable.
  • Nicholas Paunovic.
  • Nicholas Wright.
  • Gen Collective.
  • Margaret Godfrey – Smartline Mortgages.
  • John Duke and Lynne McDonald.
  • Adrienne Donnelly.
  • Sweet Fragrance – Julie Clarke.
  • Linda Kelleher.
  • Kitchen Aid.
  • Diva Works.
  • Melissa Livermore.
  • Kevin White and Roxi Harms.
  • Kotara South Montessori Pre-School
  • Leanne Poole
  • Michele Muddle
  • Jane Rumming.
  • Vicki Barnett Morris
  • Kat Blythe
  • Michelle Stobbs
  • Jo Paver
  • Emma Atherton
  • Terri Demir
  • Lauren Neat
  • Melissa Radcliffe
  • Amy Poole
  • Maddy Paver