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Tech abuse and empowerment service

Our tech abuse and empowerment team supports women in our services who have had technology used against them as a weapon of domestic abuse. We empower survivors to use technology positively and safely and regain control of their lives. Find out more

A man sits behind the screen of a laptopWhat is tech abuse?

Modern technology gives perpetrators ever-growing ways to stalk, isolate and control women using the tools of everyday life. Perpetrators are increasingly using technology to facilitate their abuse of the women we support. Find out more

A close up of a woman using an iPhoneTech abuse and safety resources

Whether you’re a survivor or a professional, use our range of resources to equip you to understand how to use different devices, apps, websites and networks safely. Find out more

Over 2,500 of our clients have faced tech abuse, which is often experienced as part of a pattern of controlling behaviour. Many survivors endure tech abuse in addition to physical violence, sexual & emotional abuse.

#ICYMI watch @victorialive's special programme on #techabuse - the use of technology to facilitate domestic abuse - an issue we are increasingly seeing the survivors we support facing:

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