Rural women advised

2010-11-08 00:00

HUNDREDS of rural women attended a domestic violence event in Nqabeni outside Port Shepstone on Saturday.

The event was aimed at speaking to elderly rural women who have been abused by their children.

According to event co-ordinator and Emmanuel Community Centre employee Sarah Molefe, the issue of young family members stealing money from their grandparents is not an uncommon one.

Molefe organised the event after seeing the suffering that some of the old people in her community were going through.

She is now encouraging them to speak out and also notifying them about the channels they need to follow to report any such instances.

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