Category Archives: News Update

Happy Father’s Day

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Domestic abuse involves any physical or mental abuse within an intimate or family setting and is not exclusive to just male and female relationships; it can apply to same sex couples, young couples, ex-partners or can involve any family member … Continue reading

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Modern Slavery Film screenings

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  Film screenings about Modern Slavery in the UK On the hour, every hour. Coaver Conference Room. Monday 22nd February & Monday 7th March 2016. Just drop in at these change-over times: 9.45am, 10.45am, 11.45am, 12.45pm or 13.45pm.

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Domestic abuse isn’t always between partners

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  Domestic abuse isn’t always between partners The Safer Devon Partnership is leading on a campaign to raise awareness of domestic abuse between family members. The campaign officially launches in November as part of 16 Days of Action, an international … Continue reading

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Launching the New Domestic Violence and Abuse Courses Commencing in October 2015

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  The Devon Children’s Safeguarding Board and Devon Adult’s Safeguarding Board jointly manage Devon’s commissioned Domestic Violence and Abuse safeguarding training as part of their overall safeguarding training programmes across Devon.  These are accessible to all frontline Practitioners and Managers … Continue reading

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Upcoming Devon DSVA Alliance morning

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  The upcoming Devon DSVA Alliance morning will be held at the Coaver Club Conference Hall, County Hall, Exeter on Tuesday 21st July 2015 from 9.00am – 1.00pm. RSVP by Friday 10th July The purpose of the morning is to … Continue reading

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New Job Opportunities

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  Current vacancies are advertised on http://www.devonjobs.gov.uk/ or on partner agencies own websites.    

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New website for Torbay

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  Torbay Community Safety Partnership (Safety Communities Torbay) have produced a new domestic abuse/sexual violence website that is now available to view at www.areyouok.co.uk The website has been designed to provide information and advice for victims, and to encourage them … Continue reading

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Reclaim the Night March in Exeter on 11th December

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  Women and girls have the right to be safe in the city. The reclaim the night march, organised by Devon Rape Crisis Service, will be held in Exeter on Thursday 11th December 2014. For full details visit http://devonrapecrisis.org.uk/  

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Devon’s Briefing on the re-commissioning of domestic violence and abuse services

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Domestic Violence and Abuse (DVA) services in Devon had been successfully commissioned by adva for over a decade but had not been subject to competitive tender. As a public sector body and the lead agency for the adva commissioning board, … Continue reading

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