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Legal aid cuts are devastating to women, especially those suffering abuse

More than six months after legislation was passed reducing access to justice for victims of domestic violence, women's groups are shedding light on its repercussions<p>It is incontrovertible that women have been disproportionately affected by austerity, be it from public sector job cuts, the …

Music therapy helps children who have witnessed domestic violence

Youngsters at one refuge have written and produced a song, which they have released on iTunes<p>Every day, Ashram Housing Association's reducing domestic violence service gets around five calls from the police, statutory and voluntary agencies asking us to help women affected by domestic abuse.<p>This is …

Sociology

Office on Violence Against Women: The government shutdown is a very bad thing for victims of domestic abuse.

<i>Though the FBI and DEA are still open for business, there are other, smaller crime-related federal offices that have been crippled by the shutdown.</i> …