Congratulations to our CEO & Founder, Aileen Mountifield
Aileen was nominated by Ray Williams, MP, to be the NSW Woman of the Year. In exciting news, the NSW Government along with Minister for Women, Pru Goward, have chosen Aileen to be the NSW Government, Castle Hill Woman of the Year 2016!!
Vocal advocate for freedom from domestic abuse
Aileen has been a vocal advocate for freedom from domestic abuse in the Hills area for many years. As well as providing the largest and most innovative accommodation and support services in the Hills
since the last refuge was forced to close two years ago, Aileen has also been an active member of the Hills Domestic Violence Prevention Network for many years.
This is an important award for the Hills community as a whole as it demonstrates that the NSW Government is determined to keep the issue of domestic abuse firmly in the spotlight and to support those who are working tirelessly to advance the status of women and children effected.