New at AVA
17 Jul 2017
Young women in care
AVA is excited to have been awarded a grant by The Pilgrim Trust to work on a new project aimed...
11 Jul 2017
Trauma informed services
AVA has recently been doing a lot of work around trauma informed approaches. We are calling on all services who...
5 Jun 2017
Tough and muddy!
Heather and Bex are fundraising for AVA by taking on 8 Tough Mudders in 3 countries over 5 months They...
A trauma informed approach to supporting families post abuse and the the impacts of abuse on parenting, children and the parent-child relationship.6 Sep 2017
Free Course – VAWG awareness (CPD accredited)
This course looks at definitions of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG), myths and statistics, reasons why it is difficult to leave an abusive relationship, indicators of violence and how to provide support to those affected. It will provide you with information on local and national services and referral processes.21 Sep 2017
Complicated matters: The links between experiences of domestic & sexual violence, substance use & mental ill-health (CPD Accredited)
This training is designed to raise awareness about how domestic and sexual violence, problematic substance use and mental ill-health intersect and offer effective ways to engage with individuals and families who are affected by these issues.4 Oct 2017