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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.

Survivor TipsCOVID-19 Survivor Tips

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 protection of women and children feels so important to me, Refuge do so much more than being on the ground in refuge centres." Thank you so much @Billiepiper for using your voice to raise awareness of Refuge in your latest @GraziaUK interview.

Survivors are at the heart of Refuge’s work and as we mark the 50th anniversary of supporting women and children against Domestic Abuse, we are proud to announce our newly appointed Refuge Survivor Ambassador: #16days

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