Domestic Abuse Bill Consultation

Domestic Abuse Bill Consultation 

In advance of the Domestic Abuse Bill draft, the Home Office published a consultation for domestic abuse victims and survivors, services, statutory agencies, charities, and frontline professionals asking for their expertise in developing the Bill.

Drive responded to the consultation and outlined the importance of a strategic whole picture approach, focusing on shifting the narrative from “why doesn’t she leave” to “why doesn’t he stop?”

Based on the research conducted by Drive, the consultation response highlighted six key recommendations to improve the way perpetrators are challenged – holding them to account to make victims and survivors safer.

Six Recommendations 

Please click here to read the full consultation response.

For more information or interviews, please contact Penny East, Head of Communications on 07818593562 or at penny.east@safelives.org.uk.