Practice Guidance

Domestic abuse and disability: quick guide

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This guide forms part of Inform Children’s knowledge and practice hub on domestic abuse. Key messages Disabled women experience domestic abuse two to three times more often than non-disabled women (Khalifeh et al, 2013). Abuse also tends to be more serious and to last for longer periods of time (Young et al, 1997). This is […]

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