Expanding Abused Women's Access to Housing

Expanding Abused Women's Access to Housing

This handbook is an attempt to assist those who do, or wish to, provide shelter to abused women to understand a little more about available government assistance. It looks at the sources that can be accessed from the Departments of Housing, Social Development and Public Works. It is aimed at giving practical assistance to those interested in providing shelter.


Erica Emdon
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Erica Emdon is an experienced attorney with a demonstrated history of working in the legal services industry for over 30 years. Skills include providing legal services to non-profit organizations, private sector clients and government in the fields of: legal research, policy analysis and legal advisory services. She holds a BA Honours in Sociology and Bachelor of Laws from the University of the Witwatersrand.


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