by Sally Berkovk

London: Jewish Women’s Aid

London’s Jewish women have successfully launched plans to establish England’s first refuge for Jewish women and children who experience domestic violence. “It’s one thing to tell someone that they shouldn’t go outside the community for help,” lane (not her real name) told LILITH, “but having said that, it is wrong that there are no services provided within the community.” lane, a Jewish woman, a survivor, and now a member of Jewish Women’s Aid (|WA), a group of over 200 women culled from all sectors of the Jewish community who have pooled their resources to support victims of domestic violence.

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