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Header image of a woman and a child's face. The text reads: "Pervasive and widespread, woman abuse and sexual violence harm women of all ages, sexual orientations, racial and ethnic backgrounds, socio-economic classes and religions".

Pervasive and widespread, woman abuse and sexual violence harm
women of all ages, sexual orientations, racial and ethnic backgrounds,
socio-economic classes and religions.

Mobile header containing a woman's face and a child's face. The header contains the following text: "Woman abuse harms women of all ages, sexual orientations, ethnic backgrounds, socio-economic classes, & religions.

Media Release: Lori Constable, August 2015

Re: Murder of Lori Constable
2015-08-19 Media Release – Lori Constable.pdf (332 KB)

HAMILTON, ONTARIO, August 18, 2015 – Hamilton’s Woman Abuse Working Group is saddened to share that a local woman has lost her life due to intimate partner violence. On Friday, August 14th, 2015 police found Lori Constable and Wayne Constable, both aged 55, dead in their home on Riley Street in Waterdown. Police believe Wayne Constable killed Lori Constable by smothering her.

The Hamilton Woman Abuse Working Group denounces any act of violence and the murder of Lori Constable. Our heartfelt condolences go out to her family and friends.

The Woman Abuse Working Group (WAWG) is a coalition of more than twenty agencies in Hamilton, Ontario working to end violence against women.

If you, or someone you know, experience violence or abuse, there is help available:

Assaulted Women’s Helpline – 1-800-863-0511 (154 languages available)
Fem’aide – 1-877-336-2433
Good Shepherd Martha House – 905-523-8895
Interval House of Hamilton – 905-387-8881
Mission Services – Inasmuch House – 905-529-8149
Native Women’s Centre – 905-664-1114

For further information contact:
Natasha Dobler
Chair, Woman Abuse Working Group
c/o Women’s Centre of Hamilton
905-522-0127 x204
ndobler@intervalhousehamilton.org
wawg.ca

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