A safe space to talk about the forms of Domestic Abuse, safety planning and where to turn to for help.


St. Albans and Hertsmere Women’s Refuge are hosting a Domestic Abuse Talk. The details are as follow:


Date: 25th of March, 2019

Time: 10am-12.30pm

Location:  Hertsmere Borough Council, Elstree Way, Borehamwood, WD6 1WN


The session will cover the following:

  • The four main types of domestic abuse
  • Tactics used by perpetrators to gain control
  • The reasons why domestic abuse may happen
  • Why victims choose to stay in abusive relationships?
  • Children and the effects of domestic abuse
  • Domestic abuse statistics
  • What can we do to help?
  • Safety planning
  • Where to go for help?


If you’d like to book your place, email Liz Perry at lizperry@sahwr.org.uk or Sara Jackson at sarajackson@sahwr.org.uk