"A perfect storm": Supporting victims.survivors of domestic abuse through the pandemic

24 February 2021, 17:30 - 19:00

Join us for a talk from Jacqui Kilburn, Women’s Aid National Training Centre Manager, about the increase in coercion and control during the COVID-19 pandemic, as part of our 'Crime and Policing in a Pandemic' Public Lecture Series.

Jacqui will be looking at the understanding of coercion and control and the increase of its use during the pandemic, drawing on the most recent piece of Women’s Aid research ‘A Perfect Storm’ and sharing survivors' experiences of living with an abuser during lockdown.

Jacqui will also look at new horizons within the seven parts of the new Domestic Abuse Bill.

Event Details

24 February 2021, 17:30 - 19:00

Tickets can be booked via Eventbrite.

We continue to closely monitor the rapidly evolving situation around coronavirus (COVID-19). So we can best protect the health and wellbeing of all members of the community we are suspending many public-facing events on campus until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.