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Strengthening the law on domestic abuse: a consultation

The government is   seeks views on whether the current law on domestic abuse needs to be strengthened to offer better protection to victims. It is specifically focused on whether we should create a specific offence that captures patterns of coercive and controlling behaviour in intimate relationships, in-line with the government’s non-statutory definition of domestic [...]

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Call for Evidence

The National LGB&T Partnership is working with the Department of Health to develop a lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGB&T) companion to the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework (ASCOF). This work follows the publication of an LGB&T companion to the Public Health Outcomes Framework in April 2013. The companion will set out the current evidence [...]

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LGBT* Survivors speaking from experience

Roar – The final report and recommendations

  ROAR_full_v2 Just published. The final Roar Report on lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* (LGBT*) survivors  experience of domestic abuse as spoken by LGBT* s survivors themselves.    The last section includes recommendations which should be marked MUST READ for  all commissioners and service funders. Please do download and circulate to your colleagues, researchers, networks, [...]

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Summary report 2013

Roar: Summary report 2013

  If you ever wondered why lesbian, gay, bisexul and trans*  survivors of domestic abuse remain with their abusive partners or family;  what sort of violence they experience  and why they are unlikely to report the violence to the police or other services, this is for you. A summery report based on the lived experiences of [...]

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