District Court prosecution donates to Samoa Victim Support

Photo of some of the children under the care of SVSG at the House of Hope

APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 25 SEPTEMBER 2018: Staff members of the District Court Prosecution Division of the Attorney General’s Office visited the Samoa Victim Support’s office bearing donations of food, clothes, shoes and toys for the children survivor of violence cared for at the SVSG shelter facilities – the Campus of Hope.

Under the leadership of Silupevaelai Rexona Titi, the donation was put together by members of the District Court Prosecution Division, as a token of their appreciation for SVSG’s work in collaboration with them at the Family Court.

The work includes the application on behalf of the abused women and children for Interim Protection Orders, shelter care, counseling support, transport to and from the shelters to the Police or the Attorney General’s office for interview; to the hospital for the required medicals.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

According to a representative of the Division, Lupematasila Iliganoa Atoa, “SVSG does all its work for free, out of the goodness of your hearts, so here we are, presenting these goods, to show our appreciation of the work that you do.”

SVSG President Siliniu Lina Chang acknowledged the support from the District Court Prosecution Division of the Attorney General’s Office.

“Thank you for including the children survivors of violence cared for at the Campus of Hope, in your charity activity this week.  We look forward to seeing you more often in these charitable occasions besides the usual collaborative work we do at the Family Court.”

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