Janet's career in the not-for-profit sector spans over 30 years, including 17 years in leadership and management roles.
She worked in the Family Violence and Homelessness sector for six years and sits on the State Government’s Family and Sexual Violence Consultative Committee. Janet is passionate about changing the behaviour which perpetuates violence against women. Her experience is complemented by a Master of Business Administration and a Diploma in Human Resource Management.
Helen currently works for the Hobart Women’s Shelter as the Quality and Policy Manager. She has previously worked as a secondary school teacher and Gender Equity Officer with the Tasmanian Education Department. Helen has also worked as a trainer and manager in trade unions, community organisations and employment services.
Ruby is a professional fundraiser and project manager who specialises in supporting not-for-profit organisations to meet their strategic objectives. Ruby has recently joined the Hobart Women’s Shelter and is focused on fostering strategic funding partnerships to leverage and secure funds for the creation of long-term homes.
Hobart Women's Shelter provides safe, emergency accommodation and support to women and children affected by family violence and/or those experiencing homelessness.
If you or someone you know needs emergency accommodation, please call us on 03 6273 8455 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.
For immediate assistance, Housing Connect is available on 1800 800 588, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.