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29 Jun 2022
An Introduction to Our In Safe Hands Project and The Grant Recipients
The In Safe Hands project is co-producing a trauma informed kite mark for the specialist women’s sector. The project is...
10 May 2022
Research project to improve service provision for South Asian women seeking interviewees
AVA is working with Manchester Metropolitan University to recruit South Asian women for sensitive 1-1 interviews as part of their...
27 Apr 2022
New Guidance for Practitioners, Funders and Policymakers Supporting Women and Girls Experiencing Multiple Disadvantage
New report from AVA following research to develop collective knowledge around ‘what works’ in terms of service delivery and funding...
Online Interactive Training Session: An Introduction to Digital Safeguarding
As charities transitioned their services to provide support online in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, safeguarding has emerged as a key concern. To help you navigate the complex safeguarding landscape and confidently embed key principles within your digital solutions, we are running a Digital Safeguarding training which is accompanied by a comprehensive resource pack.13 Jul 2022
FREE Online Interactive Training Session: (CPD Accredited) Complicated Matters: The Links Between Experiences of Domestic & Sexual Violence, Substance Use & Mental Distress
This online training is designed to ‘uncomplicate’ matters by raising awareness about how domestic abuse, sexual violence, mental health and substance use issues intersect and to offer effective ways to engage with individuals and families who are affected by these issues. This course is only open to people who work in London.14 Jul 2022
Online Interactive Training: Recognising and Understanding Trauma Related Behavior in Children
Recognising & understanding trauma related behavior in children is an online training. It is for professionals who support children want to learn more about how to recognise and sensitively respond to children who have experienced trauma. In addition to understanding trauma behaviour, you will have the opportunity to reflect on your practice. You will also take away some practical tools to help you respond in a more trauma informed way when you work with children.20 Jul 2022