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17 Mar 2020
AVA Training Update
Update about AVA training in light of the government's latest advice on Coronavirus.
4 Mar 2020
Breathing Space – Crowdfunding Campaign
Today we are launching our AVIVA Crowdfunding Campaign. We are aiming to raise funds to create a trauma informed digital tool...
26 Feb 2020
Project Manager Required
Project Manager required for 15 month contract with the possibility of extension.
Domestic Abuse Awareness – Free Online Course
This free, pilot, online course looks at the definition, prevalence and nature of domestic abuse, indicators of abuse, how to ask about and respond effectively to disclosures and the reasons why it is difficult to leave an abusive relationship. It will also provide you with information on relevant support services.16 Apr 2020
POSTPONED: Children Under 10 Years Old and Domestic Violence
The course will look at basic domestic violence theory and specifically how children under ten years old are affected. Focus will be given to behavioural, emotional and cognitive effects on children under ten years old, as well as the links between domestic violence and child abuse and the impact on parenting for both the abusive and the non-abusive parent27 Apr 2020
POSTPONED – FREE TRAINING: Complicated Matters: The Links Between Experiences of Domestic & Sexual Violence, Substance Use and Mental Ill-health (CPD Accredited)
Domestic and sexual violence, substance use and mental ill-health are three issues which often co-exist. And when they do, things can become complicated. This training is designed to ‘uncomplicate’ matters by raising awareness about how the three issues intersect and offer effective ways to engage with individuals and families who are affected by these issues.26 May 2020