There are things in life that are simply wrong, things where there can be no qualification and no excuse – violence against women and their children is one of those things.
Violence against women and their children is a complex and deeply entrenched problem in Australia.
The NRL is committed to utilising its powerful voice and reach to stand by our expert partners - Rape & Domestic Violence Services Australia, Our Watch and White Ribbon Australia - to take action to prevent violence against women and children.
It is the Game’s stance that violence against women and children is never acceptable.
Community Program Deliverer Joe Galuvao took the program to Country NSW with the assistance of Country Rugby League's Craig MacLeaod and NRL Game Development Officer, Peter Stevens.read more
Manly Junior Development team hosting the NRL Voice Against Violence program delivered by Matt Ballin on 27 Juneread more
St Mary's Junior Rugby League U16s & U17s hosted the NRL Voice Against Violence workshop Monday 18 June, delivered by Joe Galuvao and Alan Tongue.read more
The NRL partnered with Rio Tinto, Goodline and Workpac to take the NRL Voice Against Violence Program to Weipa and surrounding communities between 7 - 11 Juneread more
Parramatta Eels's Daniel Alvaro and Roosters WNRL Maddie Studdon help spread the VAV message with Rooty Hill Dragons 16'sread more
Watch as Alan Tongue, Matt Ballin and Clinton Toopi visit Central Queensland to deliver the #NRL Voice Against Violence program to Junior Rugby League clubs and high school Rugby League teams.read more
NRL Voice Against Violence rolled out for the first time in tropical North Queensland, over Wednesday 13 - Thursday 14 September.read more
Delivery of NRL Voice Against Violence continued with Canely Vale Kookas Junior Rugby League Football Club (JRLFC) in Sydney's West, participating in the program presented by NRL Ambassador Alan Tongue on Monday night.read more
Former Canberra Raiders legend and 2016 ACT Australian of the Year, Alan Tongue will headline the first in a series of stories highlighting the NRL’s Community programs and the support that Rugby League at all levels provides to communities throughout Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific.read more
The face of the NRL's stance against domestic violence, Raiders legend Alan Tongue, stood in front of eight senior representative players during the week and delivered a sobering message.read more
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