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AAFDA Conference 2018 – Early bird rate available now

AAFDA 2017 Conference Read a review and download the presentations

New statutory guidance for Domestic Homicide Reviews was published in December 2016.
Read our one page summary of the key changes and/or our more detailed list of changes.

Watch a short film made with families "Working with Families in Domestic Homicide Reviews"

“The Home Office welcomes this excellent film ... and supports this approach...” Read full Home Office endorsement here.

Watch a short film "Our approach to Domestic Homicide Reviews"

Watch a short film "Involving Children in Domestic Homicide Reviews"

AAFDA — a Centre of Excellence for Reviews into Domestic Homicides and for Specialist Peer Support

We help families get victims’ voices heard.

Advocacy After Fatal Domestic Abuse (AAFDA) was founded by Frank Mullane in memory of his sister Julia Pemberton and her son Will who were both killed by her partner.

We specialise in guiding families through Inquiries including Domestic Homicide Reviews and Mental Health Reviews, and we assist with and represent on Inquests, Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) inquiries and other reviews.


Latest research on Domestic Homicide Reviews from the Home Office and Standing Together

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Using our personal experience and professional expertise, we support families who have lost a loved one through domestic abuse.

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We offer training, information and advice to professionals involved in cases of fatal domestic abuse.

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