Killarney senator welcomes strategy on domestic and gender-based violence

Killarney Senator Marie Moloney has welcomed the National Strategy on Domestic & Gender-Based Violence. Labour party senator Marie Moloney A planned and managed approach by the Gardaí to reports of domestic violence incidents is provided for within the six year strategy. Risk assessment, provision of information and on-going education for public sector staff by legal professionals is also included. Senator Moloney also welcomed the announcement for a €950,000 national awareness campaign accompanying the strategy which she says will help victims, by letting them know support is available.