Useful links

CAADA - Co-ordinated Action Against Domestic Abuse

CAADA is a national charity supporting multi-agency response to domestic abuse. Working on saving lives and saving public money.  CAADA provides practical tools, training, guidance, quality assurance, policy and data for those working with domestic abuse victims.


Date Added: 13.07.10


CDP - Nottingham Crime & Drugs Partnership

Nottingham Crime & Drugs Partnership work to tackle Crime, Drugs & Anti-Social Behaviour.

CDP are made up of a broad spectrum of agencies from the Police and Fire Service to the Local Authority and Local Strategic Partnership, along with groups and individuals who work directly with the community.


Date Added: 13.07.10


Equation

Equation brings together a range of voluntary and statutory organisations and individuals to work on tackling issues related to domestic violence throughout Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. Equation prevents and responds to abuse through:

EQUIPPING communities with the knowledge and information that allows everyone to make positive relationship choices, recognise abuse and challenge domestic violence

ENABLING survivors of domestic abuse to access help through guidance and support

EMPOWERING individuals with the confidence to speak out against domestic violence and gender inequality, and the self-esteem to recognise their rights to a healthy relationship.


Date Added: 13.10.15


Network for surviving stalking

Network for Surviving Stalking is internationally recognised as the leading Registered Charity in the United Kingdom dedicated to supporting victims of stalking, free of cost or commercial gain. It aims to provide support to victims, potential victims and others affected by stalking /harassment throughout the UK, to raise awareness of the subject and to provide information about stalking /harassment and harassment to professionals, relevant agencies and the public.


Date Added: 22.09.10


Nottinghamshire Women's Aid

Nottinghamshire Women's Aid is the key domestic violence provider in the north of Nottinghamshire - Mansfield, Bassetlaw, Newark and Sherwood, working with women, children and teens.


Date Added: 13.10.15



WAIS contact numbers:
Helpline: 0808 800 0340
Referrals: 0115 947 6490
Office: 0115 947 5257

Every minute one incident of domestic violence is reported to the police.

 

One in four women will be a victim of domestic violence in their lifetime.

 

Two women per week on average are killed by a male partner or former partner. Nearly half of all female murder victims are killed by a partner or ex-partner.

 

90% of domestic violence is seen or heard by children.