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  • Why I co-founded Restored 06 December 2016 — Mandy Marshall — Blog

    Ruth’s husband abused her – but her church did nothing to helpI met Ruth in 2006 when I visited Zimbabwe to scope out a project for Tearfund. I had just finished speaking to a group from her church when she approached me and asked to speak to me in private.Ruth ...
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  • Margaret's Story - 7 Years On 11 November 2016 — Esther Sweetman — Survivors’ stories

    I would love to say that the last 7 years have been easy, the journey here has been tough . . .

    but I feel truly blessed that I am now in a position to help others who find themselves in abusive situations. My years of heartache have not been wasted. God is using me now to bring healing to others. He is so amazing.
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  • Infidelity or Domestic Abuse? 14 October 2016 — Peter Grant — Blog

    Historically, society has used language that has served to minimise infidelity and its consequences. This ignores the fact that infidelity itself is abuse and the role that infidelity plays in a larger pattern of abusive behaviour....
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  • We need to talk about Donald Trump 11 October 2016 — Peter Grant — Blog

    I am appalled by Donald Trump’s words and behaviour. He is not fit to be US President. I am even more appalled that any Christian would endorse or condone his views.....
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  • International Peace Day International Peace Day 21 September 2016 — Mandy Marshall — Blog

    Today is International Peace Day. What does it take to make peace?
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  • Redefining Courage Redefining Courage 09 September 2016 — Mandy Marshall — Blog

    We need to redefine courage away from the stereotype of machismo violence and abuse
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  • UK: Housing benefit cap and the impact on Refuges 08 September 2016 — Mandy Marshall — News

    This week Women's Aid in the UK released figures stating that 67% of Refuges in the UK would be forced to shut due to the impact of welfare reforms.
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  • Press Release: Violence Against Women Crimes are at an all time high 06 September 2016 — Mandy Marshall — News

    Prosecutions relating to violence against women and girls are at an all time high, up 10% versus last year, according to a Crown Prosecution Service report out this week. Indeed, domestic abuse, rape and sexual offences account for 18.6% of the CPS workload.
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  • A 10% increase in violence against women crimes sets record high 06 September 2016 — Mandy Marshall — Blog

    The Crown Prosecution Service in England and Wales published its annual report on violence against women. We take a look at what the statistics reveal.
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  • The Archers Trial Week The Archers Trial Week 05 September 2016 — Mandy Marshall — Blog

    This week the UK's BBC Radio 4's long running drama series 'The Archers' sees the start of Helen Titchener's trial. Find out what the fuss is all about
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