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PRESS RELEASE Vodafone Foundation and Hestia launch the UK’s first app to provide nationwide domestic abuse support

According to a survey by Hestia, 1 in 3 people in the UK would not know how to help a friend or family member who was a victim of domestic abuse.Read more

Victoria Derbyshire broadcasts live from a domestic abuse refuge

In a UK television first, Victoria Derbyshire broadcast live on BBC 2Read more

Hestia shortlisted for Charity Governance Awards 2018

The nomination comes following our work into Bright SkyRead more

Hestia's response to the Nation Crime Agency Annual Report 2017

Hestia is the largest provider of support to victims of modern slavery in London.Read more

PRESS RELEASE Underground Lives: Pregnancy & Modern Slavery

A new report today highlights the shocking experience of pregnant women in London who have been victims of modern slavery.Read more

Hestia partners with TfL

Today, Sadiq Khan has announced an innovative new project which sees to provide specialist support for those experiencing domestic abuse.Read more

'Underground Lives: Pregnancy & Modern Slavery' report released

The report shines a light on the experiences of pregnant victims of modern slaveryRead more

PRESS RELEASE Brent residents invited to talk about Mental Health

Pop-up “Problem Solving Booths” to appear at Harlesden Jubilee Clock on 2nd MarchRead more

LGA calls for cross-sector approach to tackle modern slavery

On Wednesday 17th January, Hestia joined representatives from 370 councils and all fire and rescue authorities in England and Wales at Local Government Association (LGA) Modern Slavery Workshop.Read more

Hestia launches the Phoenix Project

In January 2018, Hestia will launch the Phoenix Project to help victims of modern slavery to rebuild their lives.Read more

7 ways to conquer Blue Monday

Blue Monday falls every third Monday is January and is considered the most depressing day of the year.Read more

Improving access to Social Housing for victims of domestic abuse

Hestia supports adults and children in crisis across London.Read more

PRESS RELEASE: UNDERGROUND LIVES

20 November 2017: A new report launched today reveals the true face of modern slavery in London.Read more

HESTIA’S MODERN SLAVERY TRAINING

Modern slavery is a cold, calculating business model with no moral compass. Last year, Hestia supported the majority of victims in London – 624 through safe houses and our pan-London outreach service.Read more

UNDERGROUND LIVES: MODERN SLAVERY IN LONDON

Hestia’s new report, Underground Lives: The Reality of Modern Slavery in London provides a statistical picture of modern slavery in London.Read more

EVENING STANDARD SPECIAL INVESTIGATIONS: LOST CHILDHOODS

Every year, 30,000 children across the UK are made homeless after fleeing domestic abuse with their mums.Read more

HESTIA VOLUNTEER WINS TEAM LONDON AWARD

On Monday, Hestia volunteer Rossella Castello – from our RBKC befriending scheme won the “Supporting & Inspiring” award from Team London (the Mayor of London’s official volunteering programme for London).Read more

THE REALITIES OF MODERN SLAVERY IN LONDON: BOHAI’S STORY

For over three years, Hestia service user Bohai* was imprisoned by his traffickers, forced to work and subjected to horrific torture.Read more

WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY 2017

Hestia’s mental health service in Brent is less than a year old but that didn’t stop us and our partners at Ashford Place from throwing a bash for 100 service users and partners in celebration of World Mental Health Day!Read more

FAMILY ABUSE: THE STORY OF KEIRA, NICK AND TAYLOR

1 million children witness or experience domestic abuse in the UK each year. They often see repeat incidences on a daily basis.Read more

HESTIA NOMINATED IN ANTI-SLAVERY AWARDS 2017

Sadia Wain, a Team Leader in Hestia’s Anti-Human Trafficking Project has been nominated for Individual Outstanding Contribution at this years ‘Anti-Slavery Awards’.Read more

HESTIA RECEIVES “GOOD OVERALL” IN LATEST CQC RATING

We are very pleased to have received a ‘good overall’ score and “good’ for each individual key line of inquiry in our recent inspection at our Lynton Terrace Registered Care Home.Read more

CHILDREN: HIDDEN VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE

Every year almost 1 million children are affected by domestic abuse across the UK – either by witnessing abuse between family members or falling victim themselves.Read more

HESTIA CELEBRATES WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY 2017

Hestia’s Mental Health service in Brent invites you to celebrate World Mental Health Day 2017.Read more