Links to other domestic abuse related websites
You can learn more about various aspects of domestic violence by looking through these websites.
New Domestic Violence Statistics show 14 requests for accommodation could not be met every day
New Research from SAFE Ireland shows that the Irish legal system – at every level- is not working for women and children living with domestic violence and abuse
“Nearly ten times every day of the year in 2012, a woman almost certainly with children, had to be refused emergency accommodation because she was leaving a violent home”
Safe Ireland Publications 2013
“There is an escalated risk for women who do not have recourse to public funds, it is so profound if you have no options. Their partners and husbands also know this so they can act with greater impunity: there are no repercussions to them being so violent.”
“The State must acknowledge its blind spots when it comes to seeing the crimes and neglect which day after day occur in the tyranny of the family across the country”
“…the survey has uncovered shocking levels of violence against women across the EU…”
FRA Director Morten Kjaerumhas
“These findings send a powerful message that violence against women is a global health problem of epidemic proportions.”
Dr Margaret Chan, Director-General, WHO.
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