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Melissa Altman

Director of VAWG Services
Joined Advance in 2015 and leads the VAWG services;

including the Angelou partnership, the Domestic Abuse crisis support /IDVA services, the whole-system co-located services within Police, Social Care, Housing and Hospitals, the Brent and Ealing Domestic abuse & MARAC services, Step-down & recovery long term support, and national projects e.g. Whole housing. She has worked in the VAWG field for over 15 years as a frontline practitioner and a manager, and previously held a number of roles within a domestic abuse charity as a national manager.