Romance scams are usually perpetrated by those who want financial gain. These scammers go to great lengths to get money by gaining trust from the victim and convincing them they are in dire need of money.
20th October 2021
Revenge Porn refers to the sharing of explicit or sexual, images or videos, without the consent of the person in the image.
14th October 2021
We are developing a new out of hours support system for our clients as we know how meaningful it can be to get some interim support. To make sure this is as user-focused as it can be, we need your help to test it.
8th October 2021
The issue of consent is now receiving the attention it deserves on college campuses.Dr Caroline West and Roisin Nic Lochlainn of NUI Galway share important pointers
14th September 2021
A leading legal expert is warning of an "epidemic" of sexual abuse where images of people's faces are merged with pornography and made available online.
23rd August 2021
A Chinese woman who discovered a video of herself had been uploaded on the adult website Pornhub without her knowledge has founded an app for victims of non-consensual pornography.
18th August 2021
Find out about our research into a new project aiming to provide online safety advice for sex workers and content creators.
21st June 2021
One of the largest cases that the Revenge Porn Helpline has dealt with since the start of their operation has now hit headlines as a serial sex offender is facing years behind bars.
8th June 2021
This article aims to explore the options of what happens when content isn’t removed and what can be done.
17th May 2021
This is our third article about some of the issues raised in the Law Commission’s consultation on the law around the taking, making and sharing of intimate image abuse.
11th May 2021
This is our second article about some of the issues raised in the Law Commission’s consultation on the law around the taking, making and sharing of intimate image abuse.
11th May 2021
This afternoon (29th April 2021), the Domestic Abuse Bill received Royal Assent, bringing a range of new measures into legal force to protect victims and survivors of domestic abuse and violence.
29th April 2021
The law making the sharing of intimate images without consent came into effect in April 2015.
28th April 2021
A rise in non-sexual images being shared online has encouraged us to explore solutions to these issues,
26th April 2021
Former Love Island contestant Zara McDermott had intimate images shared without her consent – twice. She describes the devastating effect on her mental health, and calls for more support for victims.
25th February 2021
2021 is well under way now and the Helpline has stayed busy, in fact it is busier than ever. January saw the largest number of monthly cases ever at just over 400, and the rate of new cases per day has risen even further through February.
23rd February 2021
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