Domestic violence help only a call away

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has welcomed the State Government’s commitment to funding a domestic violence crisis hotline for women across South Australia, but says more funding should be […]

Runaway success – Fun run for good cause

THE OneFortyOne Plantations (OFO) Blue Lake Fun Run has been labelled an “outstanding success” with runners, joggers and walkers of all ages and backgrounds completing the […]

Women gain financial support

DEALING with financial matters can be a struggle for anyone in the community, but for at risk women who have recently left or are in an […]

Protection a priority

WITH 10 years experience under her belt, Limestone Coast family violence intervention officer Jane Smith knows all too well the prevalence of domestic violence in Australia. […]

Generous pyjama donation

TWO generous Mount Gambier women have donated bags full of new children’s pyjamas to the Limestone Coast Domestic Violence Service (LCDVS) with funds raised from their […]

Brave women share emotional stories

TEARY eyes and hugs were in abundance last week as Mount Gambier women Di Chambers and Kathleen Donhardt shared their emotional stories of tragedy and triumph […]

Fear for domestic violence victims

DOMESTIC violence victims throughout the region will be put at serious risk once the South East Community Legal Service closes its doors, according to local Soroptimist […]

Concern for domestic violence victims

CLOSURE of the South East Community Legal Service (SECLS) later this month will lead to less women being helped to escape violent relationships, according to two […]