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Jenny Smith was born in 1946 in a Derbyshire mining village. She was one of the first residents of the Chiswick Women's Refuge, when domestic violence forced her into hiding with her children. Jenny was a long-term foster carer, is now in her sixties and lives in London.

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The Refuge My Journey to the Safe House for Battered Women by Jenny Lee Smith
The Refuge My Journey to the Safe House for Battered Women
Jenny Lee Smith
It seems shocking now that refuges for battered women did not exist before 1971; when a refuge in Chiswick was the first to open in Europe with Jenny Lee Smith one of the first through their door. There she found...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014

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