Guidance – Ministry of Justice – Guides for victims of rape and sexual assault

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guides-for-victims-of-rape-and-sexual-assault?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications-topic&utm_source=08493a5a-46b5-41fb-b93a-04ec8af78bea&utm_content=immediately A series of guides to help people understand the process of reporting a rape or sexual assault, what might happen after and what support is available. Available here.

Job Vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid -Volunteer coordinator

Job Title: Volunteer coordinatorSalary/ Rate: £22,129 – £23,023 per annumLocation: ManchesterClosing Date: Midnight, Thursday 5th January 2023Hours: 35 hours per week About us: The Pankhurst Trust brings together Manchester Women’s Aid and the Pankhurst Centre. We work together to ensure the story of the women who won the vote continues to inspire us all to challenge gender inequality, and to ensure that those suffering from … Continue reading “Job Vacancy – The Pankhurst Trust Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid -Volunteer coordinator”

Job Vacancy – TDAS – Male Accommodation Assistant Support Worker

Job Title: Male Accommodation Domestic Abuse Advisor Salary/ Rate: NJC Scale 5 £24, 054- £25,409   Location: Based at accommodation service – Male RefugeClosing Date: 22nd December 2022 Hours: 22.5 hours per week Benefits:  A generous package including 33 days holiday per year inclusive of bank holidays (FTE), extra holidays for long service, Employee pension scheme, Cycle2work Scheme, Life assurance benefit, 365 days a year … Continue reading “Job Vacancy – TDAS – Male Accommodation Assistant Support Worker”

Job Vacancy -TDAS – Male Domestic Abuse Advisor

Job Title: Male Accommodation Domestic Abuse Advisor Salary/ Rate: NJC Scale 6 £25,419 – £27,514 Location: Based at accommodation service – Male RefugeClosing Date: 22nd December 2022 Hours: 37 hours per week Benefits:  A generous package including 33 days holiday per year inclusive of bank holidays (FTE), extra holidays for long service, Employee pension scheme, Cycle2work Scheme, Life assurance benefit, 365 days a year … Continue reading “Job Vacancy -TDAS – Male Domestic Abuse Advisor”

Service information – VESTA

Vesta – Specialist Family Support CIC is concerned that Polish people, one of the largest minority groups in Manchester, do not ask for help when they experience domestic abuse. They face a lot of barriers in accessing specialist services – language barrier, fear from statutory agencies, lack of knowledge of the system, isolation and financial difficulties.To … Continue reading “Service information – VESTA”

News – Government supports a new public sexual harassment offence

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/government-supports-a-new-public-sexual-harassment-offence?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications-topic&utm_source=fdae47be-7bb7-4678-8db8-44daf4370db5&utm_content=immediately Public sexual harassment will be made a specific offence through government-backed legislation returning to Parliament today [Friday 9 December] A wide range of experts were consulted over the summer on introducing a specific offence. The vast majority considered public sexual harassment to be a widespread problem. The consultation showed the need for a specific … Continue reading “News – Government supports a new public sexual harassment offence”

Conference – The Domestic Abuse Commissioner for England and Wales – Festival of Practice

We are very excited to announce details of the first conference hosted by the Domestic Abuse Commissioner for England and Wales, Nicole Jacobs. Entitled ‘Festival of Practice’, this FREE event will spotlight innovative, collaborative and impactful responses to domestic abuse. The event will take place at TheMidland Hotel, Manchester on 28th-29th March 2023. Creating space for people to connect and … Continue reading “Conference – The Domestic Abuse Commissioner for England and Wales – Festival of Practice”

News – The Greater Manchester Domestic Abuse Helpline – Film Launch

Last week saw the launch of the Greater Manchester Domestic Abuse Helpline’s brand-new short film, Behind Closed Doors.  Feedback from the launch and film itself was been overwhelmingly positive and we’re excited to get the film out and shared with as many people as possible.   You can watch it here and we would love it if you would … Continue reading “News – The Greater Manchester Domestic Abuse Helpline – Film Launch”

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