Webinar: Violence Against Women and Girls, Intersectionality and COVID-19

Webinar hosted by the Violence, Abuse and Mental Health Network (VAMHN)  on the theme of Violence Against Women and Girls, Intersectionality and COVID-19. The following speakers will be giving 10 minute presentations followed by a Q&A session. Baljit Banga (Imkaan) – The Impact of the Dual Pandemics: VAWG and COVID-19 on Black and Minoritised Women and Girls...

Webinar: Understanding Violence, Abuse and Mental Health

This webinar will focus on the theme of understanding violence, abuse and mental health. There will be 10 minute presentations followed by Q&A from the following speakers: Nicole Jacobs, Domestic Abuse Commissioner for England and Wales Joanna Bourke, Professor of History at Birkbeck, University of London Akiko Hart, CEO of the National Survivor User Network...

Consultation Survey: Covid-19 response to “off-radar” children and young people trapped at home and at risk of violence and abuse

Consultation Survey: Covid-19 response to “off-radar” children and young people trapped at home and at risk of violence and abuse

Survivors' voices, The McPin Foundation and VAMHN have launched an anonymous consultation to understand the impact of Covid-19 containment measures on “off-radar” children and young people trapped at home and at risk of violence and abuse to develop concrete measures to help children and young people at risk of such abuse. The online survey is aimed at adults who can identify with experiencing violence and abuse at home and no helping agency knowing about it for long periods (or ever).