"From Victims to Activists" - Domestic Violence Event 2018

Publication Date: Nov 26, 2018

The Foundation for Social Welfare Services' event to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women was held on Monday 26th November. Prime Minister Dr Joseph Muscat, Minister Helena Dalli and FSWS CEO Alfred Grixti spoke briefly about the importance of supporting the victims in order for them to get on with their life. A recorded message by Minister Michael Falzon was also featured during the event. During the event, three victims of domestic violence, namely an Australian survivor Natasha Toffa and also two Maltese women spoke about their turbulent period and how they managed to move on with their life after seeking help.