We are committed to, and put non-discriminatory practices in place in both employment and service delivery. Our services and practice reflect our commitment to fair access, inclusive practice, compassion and respect.
We recognise that we can’t do this work alone and are therefore firm believers in partnership working. We work closely with schools (both secondary and primary), Health Services, Children’s Social Care, Adult Social Services, Legal Services, Early Help Family Hubs, Specialist Service Providers such as Drug, Alcohol and Substance Misuse Support Services, Mental Health Services and other organisations that support women, children and young people.
The most important people to us are our clients, and we place their voices at the heart of everything we do. We constantly strive to develop and improve our services and gather feedback in various tried and tested and innovative ways to help us do this.
We have a commitment to the advancement of raising awareness about Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) and domestic abuse through various public, professional and community group meetings, events and campaigns. In addition, our staff are committed to the promotion of BWA services and alternative domestic abuse/VAWG services as appropriate.
We are also committed to the provision of information to other organisations, groups & individuals in order to put domestic abuse & sexual violence on their own agenda and assist the work towards awareness and prevention.
Our staff work with the aim of influencing and working in partnership with others to end violence against women and girls, improve service provision and develop multi-agency partnership working. There is a strong commitment to influence local, regional and national agendas, policy & legislation and to provide integrated and effective development at both grass roots and strategic levels.
We have developed and delivered services to support women and children experiencing domestic abuse since 1985.
We understand the complex and diverse needs of women, children and young people experiencing domestic abuse.
We are committed to investing in our people and our business in order to provide a consistent and high quality service to all we work with and for.