Domestic Abuse Victims - Question

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 3:17 pm on 8th June 2022.

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Photo of The Bishop of Chichester The Bishop of Chichester Bishop 3:17 pm, 8th June 2022

My Lords, we know that domestic abuse can be experienced across the gender divide and in every part of society, and that includes clergy households. Can the Minister say what steps Her Majesty’s Government are taking to address the needs of those who suffer domestic abuse and who, like clergy, live in accommodation tied to their post, thus making their future material well-being more perilous if and when they leave the family home?