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New report reveals domestic violence escalating as lockdown eases

New report reveals domestic violence escalating as lockdown eases

Women’s Safety NSW has released a new report today which shows domestic violence is again escalating as COVID-19 social isolation measures lift.

Forty-three (43) domestic and family violence specialists from 20 services across metropolitan, regional, rural and remote NSW were surveyed on 25-27 May 2020, and revealed that since the lock-down period, more victims of violence and abuse are reaching out for assistance, making plans to escape, and experiencing escalating risk.

Access full article by Mirage News HERE.

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