Thank you for taking part in this survey.

Your responses will assist in understanding how churches in Australia are responding to the issue of domestic violence, and to assist them in developing effective ministries.

There are no right or wrong answers, so just answer each question as honestly as you can. The survey should take approximately 25-30 minutes to complete.

PLEASE COMPLETE THIS SURVEY IN ONE SITTING - if you close your browser or exit whilst completing the survey, you will have to start over again.

Your involvement in this survey is entirely voluntary. If you do not wish to answer any question, move on to the next one. You do not need to type your name anywhere. In each question, simply click on the number or item which best represents your response.

A report will be prepared on the outcomes of the survey, but only general patterns will be included in the report and no individual respondents will be identified.

If you have any concerns about the survey, you may contact Dr Wilma Gallet at (or phone 0417 599 500). If you have any ethical concerns about how this research is conducted, you may contact the Christian Research Association ethics committee through Peg Fraser at

If this survey raises any issues for you, contact phone numbers can be found at the end of the survey.

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