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Thank you to all who attended my book launch! (see https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.396052993791553.93209.139070592823129&type=1)

 Stay tuned for other launch news!

In the aftermath, I wanted to share this poignant article that speaks to many of the themes explored in my novel and also captures the rationale for writing this book:-

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/jul/23/women-dying-domestic-violence?fb=optOut&utm_source=buffer&buffer_share=f0463

Links for women living with domestic violence:

Comprehensive international directory of services- these sites attempt this.

An article dispelling myths about sexual violence by the World Health Organisation

An innovative approach to DV- staying in your own home

A blog for women wanting to understand their experiences:-

For help at court:

 

Ways to make a difference:

Watch these video – understand & respond!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q-4JUPgvDRA&feature=youtu.be

http://www.youtube.com/watch?list=UUv5GrxzGDyE4ZNxqHqqucOA&v=BEYLDBs02l0&feature=player_embedded

From the global:-

http://www.thepixelproject.net/

http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/legal-assistance-for-10-abused-women/

http://www.gopetition.com/petitions/stop-female-genocide-in-india/sign.html

http://www.unodc.org/blueheart/

https://www.justgiving.com/refugeonlinedonations/

To the local:-

http://thebegavalley.org.au/19816.html

http://www.ywca-canberra.org.au/

http://runmelbourne.everydayhero.com.au/dvrcv (Help the DVRC’s efforts to raise funds in the Melbourne fun run).

I am committed to updating these resources- to help victims and crusaders alike.  That was why I wrote my book, after all…