women’s centre

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Definition

Specialised service that provides non-residential support of any kind (including information, advice, counselling, practical support, court accompaniment, legal information, proactive support, and outreach) to women victims of any form of violence, and for their children.

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Source(s)

WAVE/Austrian Women’s Shelter Network (2014). The WAVE Report 2014: Specialized Women’s Support Services and New Tools for Combating Gender-based Violence in Europe. Available at: http://www.wave-network.org/content/wave-report-2014

URI: https://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1434