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Domestic Abuse bill receiving Royal Assent Domestic Abuse Bill receives Royal Assent

Refuge is delighted that the Domestic Abuse Bill has received Royal Assent and been signed into law, becoming the Domestic Abuse Act. Read more.

Survivor TipsCOVID-19 Survivor Tips

Safety tips for survivors during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more.

A women sits inside silhouetted by the window behind her  Refuge responds to HMICFRS inspection into policing of domestic abuse during the pandemic.

Why Refuge has serious concerns about some of the findings from HMICFRS inspection into the policing of domestic abuse. Read more.

#ReproductiveControl covers a wide spectrum of behaviour that many women might not realise they’ve been a victim of, including controlling a women's contraception. You have the right to choose the contraception that best suits you. #WorldContraceptionDay

On the stage now, @RefugeCharity’s Lucy Snow is joined by ambassador and tech abuse survivor Amy Aldworth to discuss domestic abuse and the pandemic. Our increasing reliance on tech gives perpetrators new opportunities to use technology to exert power and control. #CrimeConUK

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