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Women's Aid Campaigns

Women's Aid campaigns on two levels: by running large scale public campaigns to raise awareness and change attitudes; and by working with and lobbying policy makers to make and keep survivors safe, and to end domestic violence in the future.


Policy and Lobbying Activity

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APPG Report 2015


NEW: February 2015. APPG report on the inquiry into the changing landscape of domestic and sexual violence services. 



Putting women and children at the heart of our work Women's Aid campaigns, lobbies and works with politicians and policy makers across the country to improve the lives of women and children survivors of domestic violence. Below are the main policy areas which we lobby on and information about recent briefings, consultation responses and other lobbying activity. 

For information about any of our policy and lobbying work please contact Clare Laxton on c.laxton@womensaid.org.uk


Domestic Violence Law Reform


Success! Our campaigning secures criminalising of coercive control.


Latest Research and Briefings
Virtual World, Real Fear
Access to Justice Access to Justice
Meeting women's needs Meeting Women's Needs
Children and Young People Children and Young People
APPG APPG on Domestic and Sexual Violence
Consultations Consultations















Public Awareness

Women's Aid regularly runs campaigns to raise awareness of where to get help and change attitudes in society; and makes calls for public action. Below are our current campaigns you can get involved in.  

For more information about supporting our work see How you can help us

Football United

Football United Against Domestic Violence

Women's Aid is bringing together football fans, clubs and players to relegate domestic violence. For good. 

Blind Eye Blind Eye

Women’s Aid challenges cinema-goers open their eyes to domestic violence through 'Blind Eye'

keira-knightley CUT - the movie

Keira Knightley stars in our new domestic violence campaign, a hard-hitting film directed by award winning Joe wright.

Homepage Ricky Small

Real Man Campaign

A national campaign where male role models stand up and say that violence against women is unacceptable.


Wall of Silence - add your selfie and support Women's Aid

Lucy Gaskell #wallofsilence

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Campaign Archive

See our previous campaigns.