Measures announced over recent weeks to tackle coronavirus (COVID-19) have drastically altered people’s day-to-day lives. Whilst it is essential that the vast majority of people do stay home in order to protect the NHS and save lives, the government acknowledges that the order to stay at home can cause anxiety for those who are experiencing or feel at risk of domestic abuse. Domestic abuse is unacceptable in any situation, no matter what stresses people are under. There is no excuse for domestic abuse.
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