Opportunity to win £50.00 of Amazon vouchers!

Opportunity to win £50.00 of Amazon vouchers!

A trainee Clinical Psychologist at the University of Oxford is conducting a research study to explore women’s experiences of abusive relationships.  It is hoped that a greater understanding of why some women return to abusive relationships and why some women do...
NEW LGBT Domestic Abuse Disclosure Scheme in Buckinghamshire

NEW LGBT Domestic Abuse Disclosure Scheme in Buckinghamshire

A new domestic abuse disclosure scheme is being trialled for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community of Wycombe, Chiltern and South Bucks districts. LGBT clients using the existing Terrence Higgins Trust service to access the HIV and sexual health...
Government publish new strategy

Government publish new strategy

The UK Government has recently published its new national strategy to end violence against women and girls. Here is an excerpt from the foreword by Karen Bradley, MP: “As Minister for Preventing Abuse, Exploitation and Crime, I am determined to support all...
New LGBT website for Bucks

New LGBT website for Bucks

A new LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) website has been launched for Buckinghamshire residents! Faye Blunstone, the Community Safety Coordinator at Bucks County Council, shared the following: “www.lgbtbucks.org aims to inform LGBT residents about...
Million women rise

Million women rise

THE MILLION WOMEN RISE MARCH AND RALLY The Million Women Rise Website, which concentrates on gender based violence and abuse in the UK, invites women and girls to join them for what they say will be “the biggest international march of women and girls against male...

Court of Appeal ruling on Legal Aid

The Independent newspaper has today reported on the Court of Appeal ruling that Government changes to the rules which allow people who have experienced domestic violence to obtain legal aid are legally flawed. This is a very welcome outcome and one which, hopefully,...