Keep Caring to 18

Today the law changes in a deeply regressive way for children in care in England. Following wide-ranging evidence of children in care, most of them aged 16 and 17, suffering serious harm in what’s called semi-independent and independent accommodation, the Department for Education introduced new duties on local authorities. The law now stops councils from … Read more

Domestic Abuse Awareness Month

Today is October 1st, the first day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. 1 in 3 women, 1 in 10 men will experience it in their lifetime. This is global women’s health issue that disproportionately affects women of color. We will launch a limited edition Handpainted African print wellbeing box, deliver a series of awareness activities … Read more

End Domestic Abuse – Safe Lives open letter

Community services are a lifeline for thousands of families living with abuse. 90% of the females we support are affected by Domestic abuse & Sexual Violence. That is why we are pleased to sign this letter with Safe Lives calling on the government to #invest2endabuse in the #DomesticAbuse Bill today! Read the open letter here