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  1. Video for Relief for survivors of sexual violence
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    Relief for survivors of sexual violence

    The government is committing $320mil to tackle family and sexual violence, it's a move in the rights direction but much remains to be done to help Māori survivors of domestic abuse.  

  2. Video for ActionStation report long overdue for one victim
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    ActionStation report long overdue for one victim

    "I came into the Women's Refuge with two black eyes, a broken nose."  The lack of support for Māori victims of sexual violence following an initial attack has been highlighted in a new report released by ActionStation today.  

  3. Video for Stretched services call for more funding
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    Stretched services call for more funding

    Auckland Women’s Refuge are calling for more government funding to ensure they can adequately assist the thousands affected by family violence.  Advocacy Supporter Megan Grace says Christmas is the busiest time of the year for Women’s Refuges and resources are stretched.

  4. Video for Business shouldn't fear domestic violence act -Warehouse CEO
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    Business shouldn't fear domestic violence act-Warehouse CEO

    The CEO of New Zealand's largest retail group, The Warehouse, says the new domestic violence act is more cost-effective for businesses in the long run. Pejman Okhovat says employers shouldn't be reluctant to embrace the Domestic Violence Victims Protection Act, which allows victims up to 10 days paid leave.

  5. Video for Frontline family violence services boosted $76m by Govt
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    Frontline family violence services boosted $76m by Govt

    The Government has allocated an additional $76.2 million over four years to support Ministry of Social Development funded family violence services. But National says based on the assumption it will be evenly distributed, the funding isn't targeted and won’t be spent where it's needed the most.

  6. Video for Women's Refuge pleased with $70mil increase
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    Women's Refuge pleased with $70mil increase

    Women's Refuge is ecstatic following Government's announcement of more than $70 million towards social services.

  7. Video for New Waikato Māori Women's Refuge film premiere
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    New Waikato Māori Women's Refuge film premiere

    A new documentary on domestic violence from Waikato Women's Refuge Te Whakaruruhau will premiere tonight. 

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    Thousands of toys donated to Women's Refuge this Christmas

    More than 6,500 toys have been donated to the Women's Refuge this Christmas, thanks to generous customers of The Warehouse.

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    Tamariki or the power bill? Women’s Refuges forced to choose

    Just under half of the 40,000 referrals to Women’s Refuge last year were for children.  This year the Women’s Refuge annual appeal focuses on raising money to help kids in Aotearoa lead lives free from violence. 

  10. Video for Women's Refuge supports Green bill for domestic violence paid leave
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    Women's Refuge supports Green bill for domestic violence paid leave

    Women's Refuge is supporting Green MP Jan Logie's private members bill which would allow victims of domestic violence paid leave from work.

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