There is no place for sexual harassment, assault and rape in our community. Jo is fighting for an end to sexual assault on campus, an end to harassment in workplaces, and to reverse the Liberal Government's catastrophic cuts to womens' refuges.

Sexual assault

This week and next, students are celebrating orientation, O-Week, on university campuses across New South Wales. 

February 23, 2017

Sexual assault

Shadow Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Jenny Aitchison, Shadow Minister for Women, Sophie Cotsis and Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen have today launched NSW Labor’s ‘It’s Time for Action’ campaign.

 

February 22, 2017

Sexual assault

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today condemned the decision of St Paul’s College not to participate in the University of Sydney cultural review being undertaken by Former Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick AO.

November 18, 2016

Sexual assault

Paid domestic violence leave is critical to support victims and help them keep their job.

October 25, 2016

Sexual assault

Paid domestic violence leave offers certainty where there would otherwise be none. It enables women and children to leave abusive relationships. It provides space and time for women to get themselves back on their feet.

 

October 20, 2016

Sexual assault

Marrickville Legal Centre has had its funding for a domestic and family violence worker restored after funding ceased on June 30. The Centre will receive a $100,000 grant to fund the service following the intervention of Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, and Sophie Cotsis MLC.

September 07, 2016

Sexual assault

Notice of motion calling for action at St John's College and to provide greater support to victims of sexual assault on campus

June 10, 2016

Sexual assault

Sexual assault anywhere, anytime and committed by anybody is an unforgivable act. The alarming incidence of sexual assault on university campuses must no longer be ignored. 

May 31, 2016

Sexual assault

Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, gave a stinging speech in Parliament today condemning the Minister for Education’s failure to act on a 2014 request from St John’s College to reform its council following the near-death of a student in 2012.

May 31, 2016

Sexual assault

Jo Haylen has called on the Government to address issues in Women's Refuges to ensure they are capable of protecting victims of domestic violence. 

March 23, 2016