So far, for example, it has not been easy for those affected to be accommodated in a women's shelter outside of the responsible district. However, this may be necessary if a person concerned wishes to be accommodated as far away as possible from the perpetrator's place of residence. "For many of those affected, spatial distance is the first step into a new, non-violent life," explained Lück.
Thuringia: Social association calls for more commitment against violence against women
Erfurt (dpa/th) - The Paritätische Wohlfahrtsverband has asked the state government and the municipalities for more support for women who have experienced violence.