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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.

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

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Refuge announces new, incoming CEO Ruth Davison. Read more.

Join our team as a Fundraising Knowledge and Projects Executive. Find out more here:

Closes 27th May 2021.

Women with disabilities are 3 times more likely to experience #DomesticAbuse than those without, according to @womensaid, citing their pre-pandemic data. They also face barriers to recognising abuse, reporting it, and accessing vital support.

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