Advance, the leading London-based women’s charity, today announces the launch of new film, I am with Her.
Last year, over 7,000 women and children were referred to our services for support. With social distancing and self isolation in place, as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak, many women and children will face increased risk of abuse and violence, and will find accessing support even harder. In line with government advice and in […]
Advance calls for systemic change and investment to improve the response to mothers involved in offending, often survivors of domestic abuse themselves, and break the cycle of violence and harm to them and their children.
The visit followed the government’s announcement that it wanted to make it a legal duty for local authorities to offer services for survivors of domestic abuse, including accommodation support. Christine Losecaat, the chairwoman of Advance, said: Advance chief executive Niki Scordi added: Prime Minister, Theresa May said: To listen in full to […]