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Independent Choices

Independent Choices Independent Choices provides the Greater Manchester Domestic Abuse Helpline. For  information or advice on domestic abuse issues, across Greater Manchester, no question too small. Please call 0161 636 7525  for help, advice, support, to find out more about your options and rights. Approach us now, don’t let a situation get worse. Web www.wdachoices.org.uk Email [email protected]

GREATER MANCHESTER POLICE PILOTS NEW POWERS TO BAN DOMESTIC ABUSERS FROM VICTIMS HOME

GREATER MANCHESTER POLICE PILOTS NEW POWERS TO BAN DOMESTIC ABUSERS FROM VICTIMS HOME As of the 10th October 2011 the DVPOs are extended to cover the whole of the city of Manchester, Oldham, Salford and Bolton. Download DVPO leaflet here Greater Manchester Police is today (30th June 2011) launching new police powers to protect victims of … Continue reading “GREATER MANCHESTER POLICE PILOTS NEW POWERS TO BAN DOMESTIC ABUSERS FROM VICTIMS HOME”

The Mankind Initiative

The ManKind Initiative is a charity providing help and support for male victims of domestic abuse or domestic violence who offer a range of activities. Their helpline is manned by trained people who give information and support on all aspects of domestic abuse including reporting incidents, police procedures, housing and benefits and injunctions.  They refer … Continue reading “The Mankind Initiative”

Women’s Domestic Abuse Helpline

Helpline advice and support to women who are experiencing or who have experienced domestic abuse. Practical advice around issues/options that concern domestic abuse, sign posting to other agencies, referral to refuges & emotional support. Database of domestic abuse services throughout the UK. Advice/support to other agencies. Also provide a Community Helpline Language Service for women of South … Continue reading “Women’s Domestic Abuse Helpline”

Survivors Manchester – Service for men in Greater Manchester

Survivors Manchester is a survivor-led/survivor-run voluntary organisation that aims to create and facilitate a safe space for male survivors of sexual abuse and rape to work through personal and sometimes painful issues.  The work is concentrated on empowering men to make their own positive life choices and begin their own unique journey of healing. Being … Continue reading “Survivors Manchester – Service for men in Greater Manchester”

Manchester Domestic Abuse Strategy 2010-2014

The Manchester Domestic Abuse Strategy 2010-2014 was launched at the Domestic Abuse 2010 conference on 29 November 2010 by Sarah Khalil, Domestic Abuse Coordinator at Manchester City Council and Councillor Suzanne Richards from Manchester City Council. The document can be downloaded as a pdf via the link above.