MPs debate support for Black women affected by domestic abuse after high-profile campaign
The ‘Valerie’s Law’ petition by charity Sistah Space was backed by Michaela Coel and FKA twigs – and signed by more than 100,000 people. Campaigners are now asking people to write to their MPs to show support.
The domestic violence charities supporting survivors in the UK
Survivors of domestic violence and abuse need support year-round. These are some of the UK organisations providing help to those at risk
New rules could stop domestic abuse victims from having to live near abusers
The government has announced a consultation to axe the local connections test, which prevents domestic abuse victims from applying for social housing in areas they have no connection to.