Labor pledges $1.5m for new one-stop Illawarra DV support service

Andrew Pearson
By Andrew Pearson
Updated May 15 2019 - 10:27am, first published 7:00am
PLEDGE: Labor's Stephen Jones, Sharon Bird and Anna Watson announce the cash at the Illawarra Women's Health Centre. Picture: Adam McLean

Women fleeing domestic and family violence could soon have access to a "one-stop shop" of support services, meaning they'll no longer have to tell their stories - and relive the trauma - on multiple occasions and to different organisations.

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Andrew Pearson

Andrew Pearson

Deputy Editor

Andrew grew up in the western Riverina town of Hay and has strong ties to the region. He is a former DA journo who has a passion for breaking news and has covered everything from council and politics to crime and court.