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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.

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.

“The work of many minorities, especially minority women have been intentionally erased from history” - @yomiadegoke writes about why it is our job to ensure the contributions of #BlackWomen are recognised and amplified: https://artsandculture.google.com/theme/have-women-of-color-been-written-out-of-the-women-s-movement/IwJyavWeK7cmKg?hl=en #BlackHistoryMonth

Enough is enough! Call for the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill to recognise forms of violence against women and girls. Send an email to @PritiPatel, it takes less than a minute: https://bit.ly/3DlBcK3

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