Respect launch revised standards framework designed to ensure safe, effective, accountable work with perpetrators of domestic violence and abuse

  Respect is the UK membership organisation for work with domestic violence perpetrators, male victims of domestic violence and young people’s violence in close relationships. In 2015-16, it was estimated that 2 million adults aged 16 to 59 were victims of domestic violence in England and Wales alone, with 1.03 million domestic abuse related incidents recorded …

New Bill has been passed in the Scottish parliament against controlling behaviour

The Scottish Parliament passed a bill on the 1st February 2018 making it an offence to engage in behaviour that is: abusive towards a partner or ex-partner likely to cause the partner/ex-partner to suffer physical or psychological harm intending the course of behaviour to cause harm or was reckless The bill also provides for some …