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Training & Awareness

Training always helps workers and individuals understand more about the abuse which then helps everyone to offer better support to their clients, patients, service users, family & friends

TRAINING

WOMEN'S AID offer many different training days for agency staff, victims & survivors, students and the general community.

There are many subjects, days and dates available throughout 2018/19
These include;

For more info you can download and print details here
or please email maria@womensaidnel.org for more information
 

LSCB - Domestic Abuse Accredited Training 2018/19 

Women's Aid also facilitate domestic abuse local safeguarding (child protection) training alongside other trainers
Domestic Abuse Awareness - Level 1

Domestic Abuse Training - Level 2

Candidates must have undertaken Safeguarding Level 1 (Child Protection) in order to do LSCB accredited training.
To reserve a place email pauline.ivatt@nlbusinessconnect.co.uk

AWARENESS RAISING

Mailing List - If you would like to join our mailing list to recieve future info re training, jobs, domestic abuse, fundraising etc; please follow the link

https://womensaidnel.us18.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=3f6fb1981a716efe42294262d&id=d4f58502a1

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Talks / Awareness Sessions - We can come and talk to your staff team / agency about Domestic Abuse and tell you what is available locally. Please call Denise on 575757or email denise@womensaidnel.org

Directory of Domestic Abuse Services - available as booklet or to download on our home page

Domestic Abuse Statistics - (Source National Women's Aid - pdf)

Agency Checklist - includes responses and considerations for workers when supporting victims of domestic violence Print or save info

Literature - Safety Planning Books, Posters, Stickers, Leaflets, etc are all available to collect - call Denise on 575757 or email denise@womensaidnel.org

Confidentiality

Always be aware of what you do with the information including what is written down (files, minutes, etc.) and where it is kept; also think about where you are talking and who can overhear the conversation. Never forget the worst case scenario; in this sort of environment - a breach of confidentiality could result in physical harm or the loss of someone's life!  A victim is at more risk at the time they leave the relationship. Already anxious and worried, the person may never have talked to anyone before. Breaches in confidentiality could prevent them from trusting anyone else enough to seek help again.