OVER 24 years, Gawler South woman Amanda* lost her identity to a toxic relationship.
LOCALS united in Gawler last Thursday to remember domestic violence victims slain at the hands of their current or former partners.
THE Northern Domestic Violence Service (NDVS) is hopeful tough new laws aimed at domestic violence perpetrators will help save the lives of women in the north.
GAWLER is about to participate in what is believed to be a South Australia-first banner program, in which a whole town clearly and plainly declares its opposition to family violence.
MEMBERS of the Gawler community will expressly say “no” to family violence throughout a dedicated ‘16 Days of Activism’ about the issue later this year.
A FORMER victim of domestic violence believes creating a conversation to educate the local community is the key to changing public perception surrounding abusive relationships.
MOMENTUM is building towards a local fundraising project aimed at helping a northern suburbs domestic violence centre.
STATE Shadow Minister for the Status of Women Michelle Lensink praised Liberal candidate for Light Karen McColl for her support of domestic violence victims, and renewed calls for greater female representation in politics, after a visit to Gawler last week.