SafeLives' press releases

Here you can read all our latest announcements.

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

20th November 2017

New research finds when they start school, at least one child in every classroom will have lived with domestic abuse since they were born.  On the UN Day of the Child, it is vital we respond to thi

14th November 2017

SafeLives welcomes the publication of Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary's progress report on the police response to domestic abuse.

31st October 2017

Yesterday, the government issued new guidance on how to support domestic abuse survivors to access long-term stable housing.

10th October 2017

In response to the Crown Prosecution Service’s 10th Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) report, Suzanne Jacob Deputy CEO said: 

10th October 2017

Our response to BBC Radio 4's Today Programme on domestic abuse

19th September 2017

SafeLives warmly welcomes the publication of the Joint Targeted Area Inspection (JTAI) report into children living with domestic abuse.