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Seven individuals and groups honoured for helping people cope with family violence

Published on Jan 24, 2014 10:29 AM

Seven individuals and groups were honoured on Friday for their efforts in helping people who experience violence at home.

The winners include a police officer, social workers, counsellors and teachers.

Ms Low Yen Ling, Parliamentary Secretary for Social and Family Development, presented the winners with the Family Violence Dialogue Group Appreciation Awards, which were first introduced in 2008.

Ms Low said of the winners: "Each and every one of them has set a very good example of how we can all come together to bring about positive changes for affected families and children."

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