SafeLives' press releases

Here you can read all our latest announcements.

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.

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

24th July 2017

After 13 years, Founder & Chief Executive of SafeLives, Diana Barran, is to step down.

29th March 2017

Today, domestic abuse charity SafeLives brings together services and charities to galvanise improvements to the response to domestic abuse in Scotland, publishing its

22nd December 2016

Today (Thursday 22nd December) national domestic abuse charity SafeLives publishes ‘Safe Later Lives’, a report which highlights the unique difficulties faced by older people experiencing d