Series 2 I Got Your Backpack


Last year, 53,000 women were referred to refuges in New Zealand.
For many, there was no time to pack and they just had the clothes on their backs.
Tam was one of those who found herself fleeing from an abusive relationship but upon arrival at a refuge, something changed her life.

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Jude simpson
Jude Simpson
On average, New Zealand police attend a family violence incident every 5.5 minutes.

Jude works at the Royal New Zealand Police College.

The training program she implements is designed to encourage understanding and empathy for those who will work on the front line of family harm.

As part of Jude's training, she shares her own very traumatic life story.

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