SafeLives' press releases

Here you can read all our latest announcements.

15th May 2018

Today Police Scotland announce that SafeLives has been appointed to train 14,000 Police Scotland officers in identifying controlling behaviours to support the introduction of the new Domestic Abuse

9th May 2018

SafeLives, a national domestic abuse charity, publishes new research today that reveals a system that fails to meet the needs of survivors, leaving many to fall into a cycle of homelessness

18th April 2018

The Duchess of Cornwall attends roundtable discussion on employer response to domestic abuse.

16th April 2018

Recent research by national domestic abuse charity SafeLives and housing association Gentoo finds that housing providers have a vital role to play in helping victims of domestic abuse and h

13th April 2018

SafeLives, a UK-wide domestic abuse charity, has been awarded a grant by the Big Lottery Fund to help end the postcode lottery for domestic abuse survivors in Scotland.

8th March 2018

'No more bin bags in the middle of the night'

11th December 2017

Charities call on communities to own the issue and call out abuse, and agencies to understand and respond better

28th November 2017

Today, The Duchess of Cornwall visits Royal Stoke University Hospital to learn about the vital role the health sector plays in tackling domestic abuse.

27th November 2017

Today, national domestic abuse charity, SafeLives, announces that Suzanne Jacob OBE has been appointed as the new Chief Executive.

23rd November 2017

ONS data shows welcome decrease in prevalence of domestic abuse, but too many victims are still not receiving specialist support