If you are a woman who has experienced domestic abuse or sexual violence we invite you to become a member of our National Survivors Network.
You will have access to various VAWDASV related resources and you can find out about opportunities to engage with a wide range of services and providers.
March is Welsh Cakes for Welsh Women’s Aid Month! Could you host an event at work or home?
Why not align your #Welsh Cakes event with St David’s Day, International Women’s Day, Mother’s Day – or any other day of your choosing!
Just buy, bake or borrow your cakes and get your colleagues, family and friends together to raise much-needed funds and talk about how you can change the landscape around violence against women in your communities.
Have fun, eat cake, and make a difference – what could be better?
It is estimated that around 3 million women across the UK experience rape, domestic violence, forced marriage, stalking, sexual exploitation, trafficking and other forms of violence every year. This is the equivalent to the population of Wales.
Report of the Secretary General, 2006
"We heard from experts and Gypsy & Traveller women with experience of domestic abuse directly and the stories they told were harrowing. Abuse can begin early and last years and when women try to flee, there are often significant barriers to overcome." publications.parliament.uk/pa…