SAFE Ireland reveals domestic violence statistics for 2013

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On Just One Day, 467 women and 229 children – over 700 people – were receiving accommodation and support from a domestic violence service in Ireland, according to the 2013 SAFE Ireland One-Day Census, released today.

New Survey of Men’s Perceptions of Domestic Violence

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Are you a man over 18 years? We want to hear from you. Please fill out this questionnaire on how men, in their role as observers, perceive and would respond to situations of domestic violence. This shouldn’t take longer than five minutes to complete and the results will be used to inform an MA thesis study on Bystander Intervention and the role of non-violent men generally, when responding to inter-partner and domestic violence.  Please share with your friends and colleagues.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/mensperceptions

Driven: Short movie on domestic violence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mm-FzDO5uZM

“Thomas stumbled in the door, shouted at me and gave me one horrendous punch”

James O’Connor and Eoin O’Keeffe are two sixteen year old students from County Limerick, Ireland. They decided to make a movie, as part of a school project, that would raise awareness about issues such as depression, bullying and domestic abuse.

You can view their movie here: