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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Tag: domestic abuse

MP’s joining this year’s Share the Dignity drive

“Feminine hygiene products are not a luxury.”  This is the message Maitland MP Jenny Aitchison is hoping will drive the community to donate this month. According to the mother-of-two, supporting the national-wide Share the...

Hunter women among record numbers facing homelessness

Sleeping in a cold car with her 11-year-old son, wrapped in borrowed blankets, was the trigger that finally made Angela* seek out a safe place. After years of homelessness and a marriage breakdown...

Breaking the silence on domestic abuse – an insider shares her story

Sarah* had been married just two weeks when she was first abused by her husband. The 26-year-old says she stayed because she was pregnant and her husband had convinced her she had...