in The Nineties
1992/1993 – An important piece of research commissioned by DHSS looked at domestic violence in NI, conducted by Monica McWilliams & Joan McKiernan, emphasising the importance of an inter-agency approach to improve quality and consistency of support. Titled ‘Bringing It Out In The Open, Domestic Violence in Northern Ireland’ the findings of this research were published in January 1993
June 1994 – This property would be used as refuge style accommodation until 2011, where it was closed for refurbishment of the building itself and the outbuildings in the grounds.
October 1994 – 4 new “move-on” flats and thrift shop opened in the Waterside area of Derry