Safe at Home Covid-19 survivor survey

What victims, survivors and professionals told us about services and support during the start of the pandemic in 2020

In March 2020, at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, we launched a survey of survivors currently experiencing domestic abuse. And we asked frontline professionals about their experiences.

This helped us better understand how the pandemic and national lockdown restrictions were affecting victims and survivors of domestic abuse and the professionals and services who support them. The situation was changing fast and we adapted our surveys, adding further questions, to provide a clearer picture.

We used the insight we gathered to inform and share our response to government and others, to help shape the support needed.

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