New at AVA
5 Jan 2017
Mapping the Maze
Do you provide services for women experiencing multiple disadvantage? Can you help us to build a map of services across the country? AVA and Agenda have been funded to map services across England and Wales that are specifically for women experiencing multiple...
10 Dec 2016
AVA joins call to keep the Human Rights Act
AVA is one of the 164 organisations that have signed a letter asking the Prime Minister to abandon plans to scrap the Human Rights Act. The organisations supporting the letter include those working with new mothers, children, patients, carers, people...
8 Dec 2016
Improving the support for older women
On 23 November we held a seminar on Older Women - invisible victims of gender based violence and abuse. The presentations and key points from the expert speakers at our seminar on older women are below. But first we have...
Working with children, young people and families who have experienced domestic and/or sexual abuse (FULLY BOOKED)
This course will look at the impact of domestic and sexual abuse on children and young people. This FREE training is offered as part of the ASCENT Project of the London VAWG Consortium, funded by London Councils.8 Feb 2017
Tower Hamlets Course – Complicated matters: The links between experiences of domestic & sexual violence, substance use & mental ill-health
Please note refreshments will not be provided. The course is CPD accredited.13 Feb 2017
Routine enquiry: supporting workers to ask about abuse (FULLY BOOKED)
Designed to help frontline workers understand the benefits of routine enquiry, feel more confident to ask service users about abuse, and respond appropriately to disclosure. This FREE training is offered as part of the ASCENT Project, funded by London Councils. Delegates must be from voluntary sector organisations in London and work with service users at risk of domestic violence and abuse.16 Feb 2017