Lawyer Megan Leaf explains how being an It's not OK local champion has given her a greater level of understanding and empathy to support victims and abusers.
Achievements "off the field" has won He Tauaa rugby league club in Invercargill national recognition.
It's not OK e-newsletter for December 2016
Family Violence increases in New Zealand during the Christmas and holiday time. We can help to prevent it by learning to recognise the signs.
If you see any signs of abuse that worry you or make you feel uncomfortable, take a closer look and think about a safe way to have a conversation with the person you are concerned about.
This story contains many examples of tactics of power and control: including isolation, mindgames, intimidation, financial, verbal & physical abuse