Domestic Abuse

Amanda Taub and Jane Bradley, ‘As Domestic Abuse Rises, U.K. Failings Leave Victims in Peril’, The New York Times, 2 July 2020

Mark Townsend, ‘Shock new figures fuel fears of more lockdown domestic abuse killings in UK’, The Guardian, 15 November 2020

Mark Townsend, ‘Revealed: surge in domestic violence during Covid-19 crisis’, The Guardian, 12 April 2020

Women’s Aid, ‘The impact of COVID-19 on women and children experiencing domestic abuse, and the life-saving services that support them’, Women’s Aid, 17 March 2020

Information and support

Organisations that offer support to people who are experiencing domestic abuse during the coronavirus pandemic.

Domestic abuse: get help during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

Refuge. For women and children. Against domestic violence

Safe Lives – ‘Domestic abuse and COVID-19’

The ManKind Initiative

Women’s Aid