Did you know ?
A woman dies at the hands of a current or former partner almost every week in Australia.
- 1 in 3 women has experienced physical violence, since the age of 15
- 19, 488 women were victims of assault in NSW alone in 2014, as recorded by police. That equates to 53 a day. Of those, 9,651 were assaults by a partner, and another 2,993 were ex-partners
- 18-24 year old women experience significantly higher rates of physical and sexual violence than women in older age groups.
YWCA Australia want to change these horrible statistics and put an end to Domestic Violence, but we need your help.....
Your $25 will buy a necessity pack for a woman escaping violence. This is so important because women and children often flee in a hurry and don't have time to pack up their personal belongings.