Would you know the signs of Domestic Abuse?
Domestic Abuse—it’s a matter of life and death
On average two women are killed by their partner or ex-partner every week in England and Wales.
13 million women and 716,000 men experienced some form of domestic abuse in the last year.
On average the police receive over 100 calls relating to domestic abuse every day
The Diocese of Gloucester, in partnership with Restored are running Domestic Abuse workshops as part of the 16 Days of Action Against Gender Based Violence.
The workshops will explore:
What Domestic Abuse is and who is affected
How we can support those affected by Domestic Abuse
Theology relating to this topic
How the Gloucestershire Domestic Abuse Service supports people who are affected
What the Church can do
What you can do
Becca Faal and Brett Riches, Diocesan Safeguarding Officers
Dean Stephen Lake/ Bishop Rachel/ Bishop Robert/ Canon Andrew Braddock and Mandy Marshall, Director at Restored.
Refreshments will be served at each session.
27th November 2pm- 4.30pm, St Pauls, St Paul’s Road, Cheltenham, GL50 4EZ
28th November 7pm- 9.30pm, The Old Town Hall, High Street, Stroud, GL5 1AP
30th November 7pm- 9.30pm, Holy Trinity Church, 10 Oldbury Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 5LZ
1st December 10am- 12.30pm, Laud Room, Church House, 4 College Green, Gloucester, GL1 2LY
To book onto a workshop please email Safeguardingtraining@glosdioc.org.uk