Freephone 24-Hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline: 0808 2000 247
or visit (access live chat Mon-Fri 3-10pm)

The National Domestic Violence Helpline

Refuge is pleased to announce the Home Office has awarded Refuge a grant of £1.2 million to run the National Domestic Violence Helpline from November 2019 to March 2022. The existing helpline contract run in partnership with Women’s Aid has been extended to 31 October. Find further details and the Home Office press release here.

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

Hide and Seek

Domestic abuse is the biggest issue affecting women and children in our society today. In order to raise awareness on this insidious life and death issue, Refuge has partnered with Picturehouse to run a powerful 60 second short film called Hide and Seek. Find out more

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:

See PUNCHED on 6 December at the Criterion Theatre. This amazing play is supporting Refuge, @southallblacksisters and @thecircleengo.  
Show your support and buy tickets now before they sell out

Load more >