The Pankhurst Trust (Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid) is recruiting for the IRIS (Identification and Referral to Improve Safety) domestic violence and abuse (DVA) training and support service to cover maternity leave. IRIS is a national, evidence based DVA training, support and referral service for General Practices – a collaboration between Health and third sector organisations specialising in DVA. It has been in operation in Manchester since 2012 and now offers IRIS training and delivers a specialist DVA service across every GP practice in Manchester.
All Crime and Disorder
This event will launch the 2018 Honour-Based Violence (HBV) roadshow, with a range of academics, policymakers and local communities sharing their experiences and work around HBV and forced marriages in the region and across the UK
Specifically drawing upon research and the expertise of researchers at Manchester Metropolitan University and its collaborative partners, guest speakers will highlight current problems and issues faced in supporting both female and male victims of honour-based violence (HBV) and forced marriages.
The 2018 Griffins Society Fellowship Programme is now open to applications. 2018 is the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, and the Fellowship is seeking applicants to contribute to practice and policy debates around women with convictions by undertaking their own pioneering research.
The Home Office have launched a public consultation ‘Transforming the response to domestic abuse’.
Throughout the twelve week consultation period the government will be listening to partners, to the many organisations and their staff working to tackle domestic abuse, and to the public. To anyone who has been affected by domestic abuse or knows of someone who has.
This pan-European conference, hosted by POPS (Partners of Prisoners and Families Support Group) and in partnership with Children of Prisoners Europe (COPE), will examine what progress looks like in the English and Welsh Criminal Justice System from a child’s perspective. Utilising reflections on progress from the past, the conference will highlight recent milestones in public policy both internationally and within England and Wales, and the growing evidence base for a fundamental change in approach to ‘maintaining’ child-parent relationships.
Manchester City Council is leading the city’s arrangements to mark the anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack on Tuesday 22 May 2018.
Those affected by those terrible events will want to mark the date in different ways, so the programme is varied and takes different forms, to make sure that people can feel connected to it.
Working with partners and communities to tackle the issues that matter most to you Greater Manchester Police have an opportunity to put funds back in to certain areas of Greater Manchester using money seized from criminals.
Greater Manchester Police (GMP) need you to help decide where it’s going to be spent to help tackle antisocial behaviour where you live.
The third phase of the Home Office Disrespect Nobody campaign will run from 29 March to the beginning of May 2018.
The aim of the campaign is to prevent young people, both boys and girls aged 12 to 18 years old, from becoming perpetrators and victims of abusive relationships.
This consultation seeks to address domestic abuse at every stage from prevention through to rehabilitation. It references the connections and provisions of cross-sector agencies and departments and reinforces the Government’s aim to make domestic abuse everyone’s business.
"Curiously enough, the only thing that went through the mind of the bowl of petunias as it fell was “Oh no, not again”.