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Taking Refuge

The inner workings of women’s domestic violence refuges have long been a mystery to all but those who work in them and their clients. And for good reason – the secrecy of refuge locations and the privacy of their clients is essential for keeping the women and their children safe from their violent partners.

This week, the wider community were provided a glimpse into life in refuge, when the Age newspaper ran an in-depth feature on Refuge Victoria.

Read the article, ‘Inside the refuges helping family violence survivors get back on their feet’: