Freephone helpline for stressed families to be launched
Family Line will be open every weekday evening and for three hours at weekends A national freephone helpline for people in stressed-out families who feel they have no one else to talk to is to be launched on Tuesday by Kate, Duchess of Cambridge. Aimed at peo…
Children are at risk because judges cannot rule on violence early enough | Emma Smallwood
There is clear evidence past violence is one of the best predictors of future violence It is a sad truth that as we enter a new year, too many families are grappling with the aftermath of holiday celebrations marred by family violence. While many people enjoy…
Saudi teen who fled her family arrives in Canada
An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family this week saying she feared for her life arrived in Toronto on Saturday after Canada granted her asylum, according to a Reuters witness.
Thailand halts plan to expel Saudi woman fleeing family
Thailand on Monday reversed plans to expel an 18-year-old Saudi woman stranded at Bangkok airport after fleeing her family from Kuwait due to concerns over her safety, the immigration chief said.
‘When my world fell apart my friends became my family’
The death of her partner at the age of 25 was a devastating loss for Ella Risbridger. But she was never alone. For one thing, her mates would never have allowed that… I have written a lot of things in my life, but this year it has become clear to me that I on…