1 in 4 Women Experience Domestic Abuse

26th September, 2022 | In The News

More than one in four women worldwide experience domestic abuse before the age of 50, according to the largest review of its kind Analysis of 366 studies…


Preconceptions of women’s domestic abuse; tackling the stigma.

22nd August, 2022 | Guidance

As a charity we are optimistic that attitudes towards domestic abuse and the support available for women over the years are changing for the better Our work…


A Personal Account of Domestic Abuse and Mental Health

25th July, 2022 | Survivor Stories

“Women who have been abused by a partner are three times more likely to suffer depression, anxiety or server conditions such as schizophrenia or bipolar…


Toxic Relationships

20th June, 2022 | Guidance

When we’re ‘in-love’ with someone it’s sometimes difficult to recognise the signs that you’re not being treated with the respect and kindness we…


Personal Safety

23rd May, 2022 | Guidance

The tragic death of Sarah Everard in London, March 2001 reignited the much-needed discussion of violence against women and girls, not only in the UK but…


The Student Experience

18th May, 2022 | SWACA Insight

I’ve been with SWACA for six weeks now, it’s my final placement as a social work student Prior to arriving at SWACA, I thought I had quite a good…


A Day In The Life – SWACA Adult Caseworker

18th May, 2022 | SWACA Insight

I’ve been a caseworker for over two years now and part of the SWACA team for adults My working day usually starts at 9:30am, armed with a strong cup of…