'A Year of Covid'

Understanding the Impact on the Domestic Abuse Frontline

Tue, 13 April 2021  15:00 – 16:30

Over the last 12 months, frontline domestic abuse professionals have met unprecedented challenges with extraordinary resilience & fortitude.

At this event SafeLives will launch its annual survey results of frontline practitioners, focusing on the impact of the Covid pandemic on demand, changes in case complexity, and the pressures on frontline workers themselves. We will also publish our findings from our Wellbeing and Support Groups for frontline staff, developed in partnership with Rock Pool and funded by the Home Office from January-March 2021.

We are delighted to be joined by:

15.00  Welcome - SafeLives CEO, Suzanne Jacob 

15.15  Practitioner Survey Findings - SafeLives Researchers Martha Tomlinson, Emma Retter & Nicola Stokes 

15.25  Survivor Voice - SafeLives Pioneer

15.35  Karma Nirvana Executive Director, Natasha Rattu 

15.45  Aurora New Dawn CEO, Shonagh Dillon 

15.55  Support & Wellbeing Groups - SafeLives Head of Practice Janine Roderick & Rock Pool CEO Sue Penna 

16.05  Domestic Abuse Commissioner, Nicole Jacobs 


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