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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“I am blessed and grateful to be here (at Shine's refuge) cause I wouldn‘t know where to go or how I’d even cope stuck in the circle of being hurt and abused. Shine has saved my daughter and me.” a Shine refuge client