Jo is a proud feminist, fighting for equal opportunity for women. She is passionate about ending sexual assault on our university and TAFE campuses, advancing womens' reproductive rights and fighting for affordable quality child-care. 

Women

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

Women

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

Women

While we need to balance the interests of all those involved in ART-assisted conception, the right for donor-conceived individuals to access information about the identity of their donor cannot be ignored and we must always put the interests of children first.

March 16, 2016

Women

Feminism, politics, and why we should listen to the heroes around us. My speech for International Women's Day for my old school, Willoughby Girls High School.

March 07, 2016

Women

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

Women

The findings of this report were not supported unanimously and I have significant concerns about recommendations that water down the system of decriminalisation.

November 12, 2015

Women

This October I join thousands of Australians in paying my respects to the women we have lost and saluting the courageous women who have been diagnosed. Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the thousands of Pink Ribbon breakfasts happening across the country show that the community stands with you and we will continue to fight to find a cure.

October 21, 2015

Women

Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, will host a breakfast next Monday to acknowledge and remember women affected by breast cancer, with all proceeds going to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.

October 13, 2015

Women

The Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen, has given her inaugural speech to the NSW State Parliament. 

May 13, 2015

Women

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