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OF DOMESTIC ABUSE STARTS IN PREGNANCY

Dedicated services for black and ethnic minorities

Specific BME services
• Forced Marriage HBV
• Dedicated Polish, South Asian, Somali workers
• Dedicated IDVA court worker

We recognise the importance of diversity and to ensure our services are inclusive we have a dedicated black woman’s safe house and worker. We also have a dedicated black resettlement worker and a dedicated crisis response worker. Last year we were funded to provide a dedicated Polish worker and already we are seeing an increase in the number of referrals to our services and the DV MARAC.

Our service users say

"For the first time in years I feel safe"

"The kids are laughing again"

"They helped me to take him to court"

"I have made friends for the first time in years"

Last week I moved into my new home