Friends and family members are being urged by the Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria to ‘make domestic abuse everyone’s business’ in a new campaign designed to set out how they can help those at risk. Further information is available here
Children North East have launched a domestic abuse helpline. Please share the Domestic Abuse Helpline poster.
Women’s Aid have published a number of Evidence briefings: The impact of Covid-19 on survivors and services based on their Covid-19 survivor survey.
Safe Newcastle have organised interactive training: ‘Recognising and Responding to Domestic Abuse During the Covid-19 Pandemic’. This two-hour virtual interactive training session is to enable frontline practitioners to recognise and respond safely to DA survivors when working remotely during the Covid-19 pandemic. All bookings are managed via the Eventbrite website. Click on the ‘Register here’ hyperlink next to the session you would like to attend and complete the online registration form.