PRESS RELEASE: Half of UK millennials exposed to domestic abuse in childhood

Long-term impact affects mental health, education, and relationships Read more

Response to Government's Pledge to Ensure Local Councils Provide Secure Refuge Accommodation

Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that local councils will have a legal duty to provide refuge accommodation Read more

Sadia Wain Recognised For Outstanding Community Work In Hounslow

Sadia is currently Hestia's Domestic Abuse Prevention Training Manager Read more

PRESS RELEASE: New Digital Employees’ Portal For Victims Of Domestic Abuse

Online portal launched for staff experiencing domestic abuse Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Police response to modern slavery victims hinders prosecution of traffickers

Hestia is submitting the first super-complaint on modern slavery to Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS). Read more

New Stats Reveal The Reality of Modern Slavery In London

Underground Lives reveals the picture of modern slavery in London in 2018 Read more

The Power of Empowerment: ZOEVA On Supporting Women Affected by Domestic Abuse

Cosmetics brand ZOEVA has women at its heart Read more

Cognifide Donate Hundreds of Toiletries to Women In Crisis

Cognifide, the marketing tech consultancy, celebrated International Women's Day in the best way possible Read more

Women of Hestia: 8 Women Changing Lives In London

Meet 8 Everyday Superheroes Read more

Hestia Opens Sixth Safe House For Victims Of Modern Slavery

The safe house will provide a space for men to recover Read more

Celebrating Valentine's Day With A Self Love Social

Our Better Lives Forum (BLF) treated themselves this Valentine's Day Read more

Victoria Atkins MP Opens New Safe House For Victims Of Modern Slavery

The safe house provides a place of safety and security for women and children impacted by modern slavery Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Needs of children affected by domestic abuse not enshrined in draft Bill

Hestia's response to the draft Domestic Abuse Bill Read more

Domestic Abuse Bill

This page will be updated with rolling coverage as more details emerge of the Domestic Abuse Bill Read more

Get Artsy in Brent this Winter

Get those paintbrushes out Read more

Winter Warmer: 80 Coats Donated To Victims Of Modern Slavery

Calling London's annual winter coat campaign was it's most successful to date, with more than 5,000 coats collected. Read more

Co-produced Christmas at Hestia's Age Activity Centre in Tooting

We had ourselves a merry co-produced Christmas... Read more

PRESS RELEASE Hestia appoints Terrie Alafat CBE as Chair

Terrie Alafat CBE will today begin her term as Chair of Trustees at charity Hestia. Read more

PRESS RELEASE Winner announced for first ever UK female film competition on gender violence

Modern Films and UK SAYS NO MORE, a national campaign to end domestic abuse and sexual violence facilitated by charity Hestia, have announced ‘Circle’ as winning film of the ‘16 Days 16 Films’ competition. Read more

PRESS RELEASE New support for domestic abuse victims with complex needs in Harrow, Ealing and Slough

Ministry of Housing and Communities and Local Government grants £193K for the project Read more

Hestia Chosen As The Diocese of Southwark's Christmas Card Charity

Hestia is pleased to have been chosen as The Diocese of Southwark's Christmas card charity! Read more