What we believe
Refuge is committed to a world where domestic violence is not tolerated and where women and children can live in safety.
Our ethos is about empowerment. We support women and children to rebuild their lives free from violence and fear.
Our aim is to provide a range of life-changing and life-saving services and a voice for abused women and children.
How will we achieve our mission?
With our integrated programme of:
Providing high quality services to women and children – from a national helpline and places of safety to community-based initiatives. Our services support women and children to regain control of their lives and move forwards in a positive way.
Helping prevent domestic violence through campaigning, education, training and research. We work in partnership with other agencies to raise awareness of domestic violence, its causes and solutions.
Advocating for improvements to domestic violence policy and practice, and the implementation of legislation to support abused women and children. Encouraging other agencies to develop best practice services and approaches to meet their needs.
Who to contact
Where to go
Refuge, International House, 1
St. Katharines Way
- E1W 1UN