Independent Choices are proud to be hosting a training event delivered by The Rights of Women on Thursday 23rd January 2020 at 1pm – 4.30pm at the venue below:  Windrush Millenium Centre, 70 Alexandra RD, Moss side Manchester M16 7WD  What next for EU citizens and their family members post-Brexit?  Please click on the link … Continue reading “Training”

Job opportunity

Stockport Without Abuse Vacancy Notice Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA) Fixed term contract until 1st November 2020 with the possibility of extension subjected to funding Part-time 28 hours per week Salary pro-rata of £23,698 per annum Main purpose of the post: To provide high quality frontline support, to victims of domestic abuse (DVA), delivering a … Continue reading “Job opportunity”

Job opportunity

Job Description Job Title: Domestic Violence Prevention Programme (Bridging to Change) Programme Manager Salary: £30,507 Hours: Full-time (37 hours per week) Contract: Permanent Location: Greater Manchester (Central office base Trafford) Accountability: To the Head of Domestic Abuse Service’s for the development and coordination of the Domestic Violence Prevention Programme and Integrated Partner Support Service across … Continue reading “Job opportunity”

Job opportunity

Domestic Violence Prevention Programme Facilitator Bridging to Change, Greater Manchester Job Title: Female Domestic Violence Prevention Programme Facilitator Hours: 20-25 hours per week on average Salary: £13.19 per hour (based on a full-time salary of £25,378) Location: Salford and Trafford with extension to Greater Manchester Accountable: TLC Head of Domestic Abuse Services Contract: Permanent Job … Continue reading “Job opportunity”

Thank you

We would like to thank our sisters from across Greater Manchester who came together on 11/12/19 to remember the two women a week that were murdered by their partners, ex-partners or family members.


Rochdale Event – Free NCDV Multi-Agency Training We have a free multi-agency training event taking place on the 15th January 2020 in Rochdale. Please see the details of the event below and contact us if you would like to attend. This is targeted at professionals who come into contact with potential survivors of domestic abuse to … Continue reading “Event”


Supporting Staff Experiencing Domestic Abuse Speakers: Malka Livingstone, Coordinator, Domestic Abuse Workplace Scheme. Merseyside PCC Dr Gemma Wibberley, iROWE, UCLan Dr Tony Bennett, Sheffield Hallam University and Visiting Fellow, iROWE  Wednesday 15th January 2020, 4.30pm – 6pm  To book a place please register with Eventbrite:


FREE National conference – Birmingham 23rd March, 2020. Please book via information on the flyer attached.DVA and Military Conference 2020

Job vacancy

The Pankhurst Trust – Housekeepers About us: The Pankhurst Trust (Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid) (PTMWA) is a women-led organisation whose vision is to ensure that people, suffering, or at risk of domestic abuse receive appropriate support. We offer support by providing safe accommodation, specialist support services and by working in partnership with other agencies. About … Continue reading “Job vacancy”


As part of the 16th Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, NESTAC is launching a report of their Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) programme known as Support Our Sisters (SOS), as a piece of research evaluated by the University of Salford. NESTAC EVALUATION REPORT – SUMMARY- DEC19