Domestic abuse during lockdown

In Lockdown with most working from home or self isolating an issue that perhaps hasn’t been touched upon is that of domestic abuse. With co-habitant couples spending all their time together it’s a problem that may be causing fear and stress for many in the capital. We spoke with Hera Hussain, the founder of Chayn a gender based charity.

Ben Ervine 12th May 2020


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