Tag Archives: domestic violence

Innovative domestic abuse and sexual violence programme launches in Devon and Torbay

IRIS helps general practice staff identify patients experiencing domestic abuse or sexual violence and refer them to specialist support services

Posted on: 26 November 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Don’t kick-off during this summer’s tournament

Devon County Council’s Cabinet Member responsible for public health is supporting a campaign to raise awareness of domestic violence and abuse, during the World Cup 2018.

Posted on: 14 June 2018 | Posted in: Community

16 Days of Action

This weekend marks the start of 16 Days of Action. 16 days to raise awareness of the domestic and sexual violence and abuse (DSVA).

Posted on: 28 November 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Home Office awards £357,000 for Devon project tackling violence against women and girls

Devon County Council is to receive £357,000 to help combat domestic violence within the county. The fund will go towards a project aimed at ensuring people in positions of care are helped to identify early signs of domestic violence and giving them the knowledge of how to intervene.

Posted on: 23 August 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing