Domestic abuse

MPs debate support for Black women affected by domestic abuse after high-profile campaign
Violence Against Women

MPs debate support for Black women affected by domestic abuse after high-profile campaign

The ‘Valerie’s Law’ petition by charity Sistah Space was backed by Michaela Coel and FKA twigs – and signed by more than 100,000 people. Campaigners are now asking people to write to their MPs to show support.

The domestic violence charities supporting survivors in the UK
Domestic violence

The domestic violence charities supporting survivors in the UK

Survivors of domestic violence and abuse need support year-round. These are some of the UK organisations providing help to those at risk

New rules could stop domestic abuse victims from having to live near abusers
Domestic Abuse

New rules could stop domestic abuse victims from having to live near abusers

The government has announced a consultation to axe the local connections test, which prevents domestic abuse victims from applying for social housing in areas they have no connection to.

Sadie Frost: Why I’m part of the UN’s campaign to end violence against women
Violence Against Women

Sadie Frost: Why I’m part of the UN’s campaign to end violence against women

Euros 2020 may be ‘catalyst’ for domestic violence, charities warn
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Euros 2020 may be ‘catalyst’ for domestic violence, charities warn

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Ian Wright: ‘I didn’t realise the abuse you get is not your fault’
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Ian Wright: ‘I didn’t realise the abuse you get is not your fault’

The Domestic Abuse Act is now law but our campaigning must continue
Opinion

The Domestic Abuse Act is now law but our campaigning must continue

Domestic abuse: The hidden housing crisis
Opinion

Domestic abuse: The hidden housing crisis

Domestic abuse survivors offered free train travel to refuges
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Domestic abuse survivors offered free train travel to refuges

Hey Girls donates cash to women’s shelters in domestic abuse crisis
Activism

Hey Girls donates cash to women’s shelters in domestic abuse crisis

How a board game is helping professionals support domestic violence victims
Activism

How a board game is helping professionals support domestic violence victims

Councils to guarantee safe housing for domestic abuse survivors
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Councils to guarantee safe housing for domestic abuse survivors

Domestic abuse services are struggling to support mums this Mother’s Day
News

Domestic abuse services are struggling to support mums this Mother’s Day

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Research says football is being used a scapegoat for domestic abuse
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Research says football is being used a scapegoat for domestic abuse

A ban on the cross-examination of domestic abuse victims is still delayed
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A ban on the cross-examination of domestic abuse victims is still delayed

Domestic abuse survivors are sleeping rough as councils turn them away
Activism

Domestic abuse survivors are sleeping rough as councils turn them away

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