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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.

🚩Having to justify every penny you spend
🚩Being prevented from accessing work or education
🚩Having debt taken out in your name
If you're concerned you may be experiencing #EconomicAbuse, contact our helpline team for free support on 0808 2000 247.

Reminder – survivors are never to blame for abuse. Abuse is always a choice the perpetrator makes. If you’re scared of your partner our team are here to talk on 0808 2000 247, 24 hours a day. You can also find support online:

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