• The Welsh Government is committed to tackling this persistent form of inequality for women as well as underpinning our commitment to all victims of domestic abuse. - Carl Sargeant, Minister for Social Justice & Local Government, 25 March 2010
  • Violence against women and girls continues unabated in every continent, country and culture. It takes a devastating toll on women's lives, on their families, and on society as a whole. Most societies prohibit such violence — yet the reality is that too often, it is covered up or tacitly condoned. - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, 8 March 2007
  • Over 20,000 girls under 15 in England & Wales are potentially at risk from all types of female genital mutilation. - A Statistical Study to Estimate the Prevalence of FGM in England & Wales, 2007

Children's Services

The refuge is a safe house where children and their mum can come away from an abusive situation.

In the house, you will be able to meet other children and experienced child workers will be available for you to have a chat with.

If you feel scared, angry, tired, don’t know what to do or who to speak to, we are here to help you.

Please feel free to have a look around the site and if there is something you don’t understand or you want us to change the way in which it’s written, click here.

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