Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash When you think of domestic abuse services, what springs to mind first? Many people think of refuges, which offer a safe haven to women escaping a physically abusive relationship. While refuges are necessary and can unquestionably save lives, the needs of women who contact domestic abuse services are complex …
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COPE Galway Domestic Abuse Service invites you to ‘Carry the bag, share the load’ in support of women of all walks of life who experience domestic abuse.
COPE Galway has described this achievement as a success for all of Galway to take pride in and a recognition of the importance the people of the city and county place on protecting and supporting women and children who experience Domestic Abuse.
Does your partner humiliate you with verbal abuse and put-downs? Do you have to account for the money you spend? Does your partner control what you do, where you go, who you see?