Where to find help if you are a professional
There are a number of things to consider and tools you can use to help you support someone with domestic abuse concerns:
Further information is available on the LSCB website:
- HELP Programme – a healthy relationships programme for domestic abuse perpetrators, designed to take a preventative approach to domestic violence and abuse. If you are working with someone who you feel would benefit make a referral.
- Teenage Relationship Abuse – tell-tale signs to look out for, advice for parents and carers on how to talk to children
Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conferences (MARAC)
Monthly meetings that focus on increasing the safety of high risk victims and their children. Visit the MARAC webpage to learn more about where, when and why these are held and your role in them.
Training to support you
The Safeguarding Children Partnership runs the multi-agency domestic abuse training programme for practitioners: