Media Release

30 March 2015

St Kilda Mums works hard to keep up with demand as domestic violence rises

An increase in mothers of newborn babies fleeing domestic violence has caused a spike in demand for nursery goods from the St Kilda Mums charity.  McAuley Community Services chief executive Jocelyn Bignold said women escaping violent partners were often forced to leave with just the clothes on their backs and babies in their arms. Read more.