DVCN - Domestic Violence Co-ordinators Network

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27th November 2017

SafeLives national briefing on children living with domestic abuse

National domestic abuse charity, SafeLives, announces extensive new research on the number of children growing up in abusive households, and the experiences of those children. SafeLives estimates that as children start primary school, there will be at least one child in every classroom who has lived with domestic abuse since they were born. 

5th June 2018

CPS publishes outcome of sexual offences review

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has published the outcome of its review of rape and serious sexual offences (RASSO) cases.

4th June 2018

“What about my right not to be abused?” Domestic abuse, human rights and the family court

Child contact proceedings and family courts from a human rights perspective