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Women’s Shelters

 

Women’s shelters (sometimes called safe houses or refuges) provide safe and secure accommodation and specialist support for women and children escaping domestic and family violence.

In order to maintain security and safety, the location and details of women’s shelters are confidential and not available to the public. It is a condition of entering most women’s shelters / safe houses / refuges that you understand you cannot reveal the location to ANYONE – including your family.

 

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We need your support.

With your donation we can:

  • Provide more emergency transport and accommodation to those escaping violence.
  • Provide more temporary accommodation for pets whose families have escaped domestic violence, until they set up a permanent home.
  • Provide more specialist counselling to those who have experienced domestic violence and/or sexual assault.
  • Educate the community about how we can help them, or someone they love, escape a domestically abusive relationship.

 

Thank you to your Counsellors. Their profound words gave me the strength to finally leave him. Thank you all.