Police and Crime Commissioner Awards Perpetrator Programme Contract
Police and Crime Commissioner for Cumbria, Richard Rhodes, has today announced that following a competitive tendering process, Victim Support has been awarded a contract to deliver a programme targeted at perpetrators of domestic abuse in Cumbria. The contract will start on 1 April 2015 and will involve piloting the programme in South Cumbria over an eighteen month period.
Press release: Funding announced for veterans to attend VE Day 70 Commemorations
Cost of travel funding available for Second World War veterans to attend events in London for the 70th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day.
Male Rape Support Fund
The Ministry of Justice is providing more than £1 million in funding to specialist rape support organisations across England and Wales as part of the first ever fund to help male victims of rape and sexual violence.
Safety Net Advice and Support Centre
Safety Net Advice and Support Centre is preparing to implement development plans after securing almost £500,000 from the Big Lottery Fund’s Reaching Communities scheme.
Safer Futures is a national project that aims to build networks between local schools, specialist domestic violence services and Local Authorities to ensure that healthy relationships education is delivered responsibly and effectively.