New at AVA
2 Mar 2017
Good news on SRE!
Yesterday the Government announced that Sex and Relationship (SRE) Education will be made compulsory in all schools. This is great...
2 Feb 2017
Trauma informed approaches
Homeless Link and AVA are working together to explore how gender and trauma informed models can support women experiencing homelessness....
26 Jan 2017
Multiple disadvantage literatu...
In recent years a spotlight has fallen on people experiencing so-called multiple disadvantage – those who are homeless, have drug...
Complicated matters (CPD Accredited) – The links between experiences of domestic & sexual violence, substance use & mental ill-health
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.22 Mar 2017
Perspectives on adolescent to parent violence
An interactive, practical study day on Adolescent to Parent Violence (APV), designed to raise awareness of the topic and provide participants with an opportunity to explore the dynamics of the issue as a profile of domestic abuse.12 Apr 2017
A trauma informed approach to supporting families post abuse and the the impacts of abuse on parenting, children and the parent-child relationship.27 Apr 2017