Job vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid – Domestic Abuse Worker

Job Title: Domestic Abuse Worker Salary/ Rate: £21 077 Location: ManchesterClosing Date: midday, 20th September 2021Hours: 35 hours per week About us: PTMWA is a women-led organisation whose vision is to ensure that people, suffering, or at risk of domestic abuse receive appropriate support. We assist recovery by providing safe accommodation, specialist support services and … Continue reading “Job vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid – Domestic Abuse Worker”

Job vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid – Complex Needs Worker

Job Title: Complex Needs WorkerSalary/ Rate: £23,868Location: ManchesterClosing Date: midday, 15th September 2021Hours: 35 hours per week About us: PTMWA is a women-led organisation whose vision is to ensure that people, suffering, or at risk of domestic abuse receive appropriate support. We assist recovery by providing safe accommodation, specialist support services and by working in … Continue reading “Job vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid – Complex Needs Worker”

News – AVA (Against Violence & Abuse) – Devolution and women’s disadvantage: Tackling women and girls’ multiple disadvantage at a regional level

This briefing builds on the findings of Breaking Down The Barriers: The Final Report of The Commission Into Women’s Domestic And Sexual Violence And Multiple Disadvantage.This report identified the need for gender and trauma-informed responses that understand the interconnected experiences women face when seeking help for violence and abuse, mental ill health, substance use, homelessness … Continue reading “News – AVA (Against Violence & Abuse) – Devolution and women’s disadvantage: Tackling women and girls’ multiple disadvantage at a regional level”

News – Home Office – Police awarded £11.3m for programmes to prevent domestic abuse crimes

The Home Office has awarded £11.3 million to 25 Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) in England and Wales, to go towards domestic abuse intervention programmes. The programmes focus on interventions encouraging behaviour change to help stop perpetrators from committing domestic abuse, with the ultimate aim of preventing further crimes from being committed. Funding will also … Continue reading “News – Home Office – Police awarded £11.3m for programmes to prevent domestic abuse crimes”

Survey – The University of Bristol & Women’s Aid – Chemical Restraints and Domestic Abuse Survey

About the research Information about the research: Please Read The University of Bristol, with Women’s Aid, have been commissioned by the Oak Foundation to carry out research into coercive control, including the use of medicines or drugs as part of coercively controlling domestic abuse.  We are an experienced research team that includes leading academics and the national umbrella … Continue reading “Survey – The University of Bristol & Women’s Aid – Chemical Restraints and Domestic Abuse Survey”

Job vacancy – Stockport Without Abuse – Positive Relationships Key Worker

Job Title: Positive Relationships Key WorkerSalary/ Rate: £23,109Location: StockportClosing Date: 9.00am Monday 23rd August 2021Hours: 37 hours per week · Fixed term contract to 31 March 2022 with possible extension dependent upon funding · Full time 37 hours per week · Salary £23,109 per annum Stockport without Abuse is a highly regarded, specialist charity educating, … Continue reading “Job vacancy – Stockport Without Abuse – Positive Relationships Key Worker”

Report – Centre for Homelessness Impact – Better support needed for women who become homeless because of violence

One in five women who suffer violence will also experience homelessness compared to just one in a hundred who have no experience of violence, according to national data, and yet homelessness services do not currently reflect these women’s needs. Based on research published 29 July 2021, the Centre for Homelessness Impact (CHI) and the Centre for Regional … Continue reading “Report – Centre for Homelessness Impact – Better support needed for women who become homeless because of violence”

News – The Home Office – Consultation on Domestic Abuse Act statutory guidance

Summary The Home Office is consulting on draft statutory guidance for implementing the definition of domestic abuse. This consultation closes at 11:45pm on 14 September 2021 Consultation description On 29 April the Domestic Abuse Act 2021 received Royal Assent. This consultation seeks views on draft domestic abuse statutory guidance which will support the implementation of … Continue reading “News – The Home Office – Consultation on Domestic Abuse Act statutory guidance”