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Women forced to chose between violence, poverty and homelessness

Posted on: May 20th, 2009

A recent News Release by the Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters (ACWS) claims new research completed between 2007and 2008 uncovered that a fear of poverty is a significant reason many women return to the same abusive relationships that brought them to a women’s shelter in the first place. Click here to see ACWS’ full news release.

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