Knowledge hub

The SafeLives knowledge hub is an essential port of call for all professionals working with victims of domestic abuse and their families.

Get timely and impartial advice and strategic support from our team of experts, access our online library of tools and resources, and interact with peers from across the country.

The SafeLives knowledge hub builds on the quality support offered by the Marac development programme, and opens it up to all professionals working with families affected by domestic abuse. We want to provide you with tools and services to make your job easier, and ensure families living with abuse get the best quality support as quickly as possible.

We’ll be announcing some exciting additions to the hub over the coming months, and we welcome your feedback and suggestions.

The Dash risk checklist will help you make a quick and accurate assessment of how much danger someone is in.  

A range of practical tools, whether you regularly attend a Marac or want to make a referral. 

Advice and resources to help you run your service more effectively.

Deepen your knowledge and streamline your practice with our specialist tools and guidance 

Helpful tools for employers, HR professionals, GPs and others.

A quarter of young people exposed to domestic violence go on to demonstrate harmful behaviour within their own relationships.

Studies have shown that disabled women are twice as likely to experience domestic abuse.

What can we do to reach older victims? How can we make sure they become – and stay – safe?

Whatever your role, our team of experts are here to offer help and advice on all aspects of the response to domestic abuse.