Castle Hill High Girls Help Victims Of Domestic Violence

Thank You Castle Hill High School! The Year 12 Girls Mentoring Group at Castle Hill High have gone above and beyond to support the women who access our services at the Lisa Harnum Foundation. The girls, with the assistance of their teacher, Josephine Spinks, rallied for our cause and held Read More…

Aileen Mountifield Nominated For The Women Of The West Awards

Aileen Mountifield – one of the chosen few Founder and Executive Director of the Lisa Harnum Foundation, Aileen Mountifield is nominated for the Women of the West Awards. Ms. Mountifield said it was humbling to be one of 23 women nominated for the award. Those nominees have achieved so much. I am Read More…

Aileen Mountifield is Sydney Hills Shire Woman of The Year, 2016

Congratulations to our CEO & Founder, Aileen Mountifield Aileen was nominated by Ray Williams, MP, to be the NSW Woman of the Year. In exciting news, the NSW Government along with Minister for Women, Pru Goward, have chosen Aileen to be the NSW Government, Castle Hill Woman of the Year Read More…

SHINE Program

Program Overview … SHINE Women is a unique personal development and group mentoring tool that uses an inspirational, practical and experiential approach to learning. This program is founded upon the premise that every life counts and has intrinsic value and fosters an awareness of this belief. As a result, women are Read More…

Domestic Violence Victims Have A Refuge In The Hills

Transitional housing for victims of domestic abuse The first of two services dedicated to helping families fleeing domestic violence in the Hills was officially opened on Thursday. A mother and her two children are due to move into one of the two cottages opened by the Lisa Harnum Foundation in Read More…

Castle Hill High Schools Join White Ribbon Day March

Domestic violence is a scourge facing our society …  To acknowledge this, Castle Hill High School teachers and students participated in a White Ribbon March on Wednesday November 25 with other community members. Afterwards, a break-fast was hosted for over 350 people at the Castle Hill RSL, to hear stories Read More…

Big name businesses commit to extra leave, counselling for staff dealing with DV

New report links domestic violence as a workplace issue … Employers are being urged to provide flexible work hours and counselling in a new report that links domestic violence as a workplace issue. The report titled Playing Our part: Workplace Responses to Domestic and Family Violence, was launched on Friday Read More…

Aileen Mountifield Joins Hills Winter Sleep Out 2015

About the Hills Winter Sleep Out To raise awareness on homelessness, the Hills Winter Sleep Out offers participants the opportunity to gain a deep understanding of what would it be like without a home! This year the sleep out will be raising funds to support the vital work of four local charities Read More…

Violence Free Families – Video

Video – watch and listen within the framework of domestic abuse Support for domestic abuse in Sydney Hills district Phone our office on 1300 732 848