Consultancy and expertise
- Consultancy to local authorities, voluntary sector and others to improve policy and responses to BME women and children who experience domestic abuse.
- Guidance to practitioners who are working with BME women and children.
- Campaign and advocacy services on behalf of BME women and children for equal access to services and to eradicate the barriers they experience both within and outside their communities. We want their voices to be heard.
We contribute our expertise to the UK no recourse to public funds campaign group; the Scottish Government’s forced marriage network; violence against women partnerships in Edinburgh and Fife; Police Scotland honour-based violence working group; and other important initiatives.
Please contact us if you would like our assistance or advice on individual cases, or to discuss training for staff, policy development or any other aspect.