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Print Email Facebook Twitter More Number of homeless women rising in Brisbane, domestic violence often the cause, experts say from ABC NEWS, 06/27/2016

Monday, June 27, 2016

img-icon-newsHelena Menih from the University of New England spent 10 months on the streets of Brisbane talking to homeless women about their experiences as part of her PhD studies.

She says the number of homeless women in Australia is growing and domestic violence is a common thread.

“One important element here to consider is women who are at risk of becoming homeless — so before they actually end up on the street, there is something that needs to be done,” Dr Menih said.

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