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

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

Sexual assault

Jo Haylen, the member for Summer Hill, has called on the Government to do more to protect victims of sexual assault and rape through consent workshops and improved reporting in tertiary education campuses. 

March 23, 2016

Sexual assault

Jo Haylen, the member for Summer Hill, is opposed to the misogynistic views of "Pick Up Artists" and has called on the Government to introduce legislation aimed at stopping violence against women. 

March 21, 2016

Sexual assault

Gender inequality is the root cause of family and domestic violence and we won’t be able to stop violence until women achieve full equality in our workplaces, homes and society as a whole.

November 25, 2015

Sexual assault

Labor candidate for Summer Hill Councillor Jo Haylen has welcomed news that a number of inner city women’s shelters will continue to operate, as the Liberals reverse a decision to strip funding – but says this funding must also be restored to other services facing closure in Summer Hill and across the state.

November 03, 2014