Womens Aid (@womensaid )

Womens Aid

Bio Womens Aid is the national charity working to end domestic abuse against women & children.
Location England
Tweets 18,5K
Followers 128,2K
Following 1,6K
Account created 16-02-2009 13:35:32
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Twitter Web App : Can you spot the signs of intimate partner violence? Along with our incredible partners, YSL Beauty, we share 9 red flags of an unhealthy relationship.



Twitter Web App : Language is important and words are powerful. They’re the fine line between a survivor being trapped and being free.

This #16Days, we’re changing the narrative around #domesticabuse so survivors and society can better understand it.

➡️ Share this post to show your support.

Lightful : "Women often tell us at Women’s Aid that they have to weigh up the impossible dilemma between staying in a home where they are at risk of harm or leaving to face homelessness."


Twitter Web App : “YSL Beauty’s Important New Campaign Has Nothing To Do With Make-Up."

Proud to be partnering with YSL Beauty to educate young people about healthy relationships #AbuseIsNotLove #9Signs


Twitter Web App : Watch live on our YouTube, Facebook or GoFundMeUK campaign page where you can donate to help Charlie Webster reach her target during #16Days to support women and children who are living with domestic abuse.

➡️Donate here: gf.me/u/y959hq

Twitter Web App : Join our Ambassadors & celebrity supporters for a Night in with Charlie Webster on Human Rights Day, 10th Dec at 7.30pm. Charlie Webster will be chatting overcoming adversity, activism, mental health & more with Katie Piper, Will Young, Lucy Gaskell, Alice & Michelle Griffith Robinson OLY

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Lightful : The #GreatRunSolo December Accumulator challenge is back!

Complete 12 runs of any distance between 1st & 25th December and receive a unique finishers medal.

Take on the challenge and fundraise for Womens Aid to support our life-saving work.

👉 lght.ly/ed6o60l

Android : Congratulations to our Ambassador Alice who won The Sunday Times #SWOTY Influencer Award last night. Alice has used her position to raise a huge amount of awareness around domestic abuse, as well as raising almost £16k this year to support our lifesaving services #proud twitter.com/thesundaytimes…

Twitter Web App : Our data shows that an estimated 11,000 women & 13,000 children access a refuge space each year.

📺Lucy Hadley, Head of Policy & Campaigns, talks about why ratifying the #InstanbulConvention would help support these lifesaving services & the survivors who need them. IC Change twitter.com/ICChangeUK/sta…

Twitter Web App : Whether others recognise it or not, your experience is valid & help is available. #LGBTBeyondRecognition #16Days

Twitter Web App : For #16DaysofActivism we are sharing powerful & moving stories from 16 migrant women subject to abuse, highlighting why we need #ProtectionForAll irrespective of immigration status. #StepUpMigrantWomen
Pls read, share & support our campaign. CW: testimonies incl. abuse, suicide.

Lightful : Powerful account from a survivor who lived with her abuser during lockdown - and escaped to the sanctuary of a Women's Aid refuge

“After the rain comes the rainbow.”


Twitter Web App : The fantastic Sugar by OpenClaspTheatreCo has launched on
BBC iPlayer to mark #IDEVAG2020. This powerful piece of theatre highlights the vast experiences of survivors and will help raise awareness of domestic abuse during #16Days .

📺Watch #SugarBBCiPlayer here: bbc.co.uk/programmes/p08… twitter.com/OpenClasp/stat…

Twitter Web App : Read our latest blog written by Nicki Norman, acting chief executive at Women’s Aid, explaining why data matters when talking about #domesticabuse, especially the wider context when reading the new Office for National Statistics (ONS) statistics.

➡️ womensaid.org.uk/why-data-matte…

#IDEVAW2020 #16Days

Twitter Web App : On International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, and throughout the year, we will continue to highlight the experiences and needs of women living with #domesticabuse and will call out the everyday sexism that enables violence against women and girls.

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Android : Free 10th December 730pm? Join us for a sparkling night in chatting all things from using your voice, surviving, rebuilding, healthy relationships, mental health &more, all to raise money for Womens Aid it’s free donations would be massively appreciated👇