SafeLives' press releases

Here you can read all our latest announcements.

25th November 2015

Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, national domestic abuse charities Women’s Aid and SafeLives have welcomed £2 million from the Home Office to develop a

25th November 2015

The achievements of 175 people who have who have had the opportunity to gain a new qualification to support women at high risk of being seriously harmed by their partners will be celebrated today t

27th August 2015

Diana Barran, chief executive of SafeLives, said: “Citizens Advice’s new report and ‘Talk About Abuse’ campaign are a really welcome addition to the conversation around how we end domestic abuse.

25th February 2015

Charity calls on public services to ask about domestic abuse as figures show victims suffer for 3 years

25th November 2014

“Caada welcomes today's announcement of increased funding for domestic violence services.

18th September 2014

Co-ordinated Action Against Domestic Abuse (Caada) is delighted to announce two key appointments to strengthen its leadership team and help transform the UK's response to domestic abuse.

20th August 2014

“Domestic abuse affects hundreds of thousands of families each year.

28th July 2014

Diana Barran, Chief Executive of Caada said: “With two women a week killed by their current or ex partner, domestic violence remains an intractable and widespread problem.The statistics released to

3rd July 2014

Domestic abuse victims will benefit from an improved police response thanks to a new review of police training on the issue, it was announced today.

14th May 2014

Diana Barran, Chief Executive of Caada, commented: “The CPS has played an important role in leading the way to improving the victims' safety by making Violence Against Women and Girls one of its ke