Can you help someone pick up the pieces?
Domestic Abuse - Affects I:3 women and 1:5 men.
Victim Support is looking for volunteers in Essex to help people recover from the trauma of abuse. 74 more words
Victim Support is the national charity that offers free confidential support to victims of crime, witnesses, their family, friends and anyone else affected. This comes in the form of emotional support, practical help and signposting to other organisations. 58 more words
It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…
This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about crime and how, for the victims, even though the crime may have passed, the real memory and lasting effects of it will never go away. 37 more words
To highlight the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, volunteers joined us in the charity run of Pune International Marathon to raise awareness on behalf of Aid For Change of the numerous cases of rape and sexual harassment of women. 198 more words
Government departments have been ordered to stop using higher-rate phone lines as the contact for key services.
Cabinet Office guidance states it is “inappropriate” to pay high charges for such services – “particularly for vulnerable and low-income groups” and Departments will have to explain themselves to Cabinet ministers if they fail to follow the rules. 235 more words