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From Tuesday to Friday please direct all media enquiries to our External Affairs Officer, Brenna Jessie.

Email: brenna.jessie[at]scottishwomensaid.org.uk
Phone: 07387575163
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News | 18, 09, 2014 | Press Releases

"We are on the brink of a momentous political shift". CEO's statement on Scotland's referendum

As excitement and discourse builds to a frenetic peak in the lead up to Scotland’s referendum, individuals, organisations, movements and sectors are all considering the potential implications of a Yes or No vote.

With no recent precedent, and conflicting commitments to change from the key voices, much is speculation. What is certain is that our need and commitment to eradicate domestic abuse in Scotland will not change. We do however, have an opportunity to tackle the inequalities in Scotland that lie at the root of domestic abuse.

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News | 25, 05, 2017 | Press Releases

10 questions for Damian Hinds on the 'rape clause'

Today alongside Rape Crisis Scotland and Engender we've written Damian Hinds, Minister of State for the Department of Work and Pensions asking ten questions about the implementation of the so-called 'rape clause'.

Read more in the Daily Record here.

Full letter:

Dear Minister,

Re: Social Security (Restrictions on Amounts for Children and Qualifying Young Persons) Amendment Regulations 2017 and Child Tax Credit (Amendment) Regulations 2017

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News | 18, 11, 2013 | Our articles elsewhere

Alcohol and Domestic Abuse

This article originally appeared in the newsletter for Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs.

Nel Whiting

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News | 18, 11, 2013 | Our articles elsewhere

Alcohol and Domestic Abuse

This article originally appeared in the newsletter for Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs.

Nel Whiting

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News | 21, 09, 2013 | External News Stories

An appropriate response to the Walker case: Dr Evan Stark