Housing

The need for women to have safe affordable housing is intimately linked to her ability to leave an abusive man successfully. The issue of housing impacts women's experience of male violence by a spouse. She is made homeless by his violence and she suffers violence at the hands of other men once in unsafe housing. The fact that battered women are underhoused is often used against them in custody battles.

In this section you will find articles that link housing issues with male violence against women.

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