Article: To the lawyer who saved my family from our abusive dad: thank you

April 19, 2017by Jane Gilmore

I’ve heard so many survivor stories, but I’ve never had a more difficult time staying calm and professional than I did with this one.

“My dad hated animals. He used to kick our dog and tell us we had to get rid of him, but now he’s gone our dog is safe too.”

Anna’s story is what happens when help is given, and the thousands of other people like her are why the community legal services are so crucial.

Full article on the Sydney Morning Herald 

© Jane Gilmore 2014