Call for women-only accommodation for victims of domestic abuse

Call for women-only accommodation for victims of domestic abuse

Shine Services Manager Jill Proudfoot says when refuges are full, women have no choice and end up locking themselves in boarding house bedrooms… Proudfoot says the women in these situations have already been abused or are recovering from addiction issues and need somewhere safe to live. 


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“Since I came to Shine's refuge I felt safe. The staff members are very welcoming and supportive. I know I have a place where I can feel safe and call home. The staff at Shine always help me with the things I need. They are amazing. THANK YOU. ” a Shine refuge client