Adolescent to Parent Violence (APV)
Decision-making and mental capacity - NICE guideline, including recommendations about supporting decision-making and ensuring it is free from coercion.
Safeguarding Adults - 4LSAB Multi-Agency Policy, Process and Guidance - Covering the four Local Safeguarding Adults Boards of Southampton, Hampshire, Isle of Wight and Portsmouth
Children and Young People
Hampshire COVID-19 domestic abuse briefings for schools
- DA - Domestic Abuse COVID briefing for schools #1 - May 2020
- DA - Domestic Abuse COVID briefing for schools #2 - return to school - June 2020
- DA – Domestic Abuse COVID briefing for schools #3 – December 2020
Domestic Abuse short films to reach out to children and young people living with domestic abuse during the COVID pandemic
Created locally in partnership between a young person who lived with domestic abuse , the Phoenix Theatre, YOU Trust & NE Hants DV Forum, these short films seek to deliver some key safety planning messages, information about support available and the importance of talking to someone in order to reduce isolation and feelings of helplessness for young people who may not be on the radar of their schools or other services. Free to access, download and use.
The series is called ‘This Family: Lizzy’s Story’ and is in three parts (password for all is ‘phoenix’):
The charity Surviving Economic Abuse has published a range of useful guidance and support.
Guidance for multi-agency meetings: Mental Health. This report aims to highlight areas of improvement that can be made to support people affected by domestic abuse who are also experiencing mental health problems.
Female survivors of intimate partner violence and risk of depression, anxiety and serious mental illness - British Journal of Psychiatry (2019)
This report explores the relationship between IPV exposure and mental illness in a UK population.
Perpetrators of abuseFactsheets and self-help guides for perpetrators of domestic abuse
Silent 999 calls
Substance misuse (drugs and alcohol)
Technology and abuse
Tech vs Abuse. A report that looks at the ways in which technology can be a tool for an abuser, the areas where technology could help to support victims, and examples of helpful technology that already exists.
Refuge Tech Safety Website: Information and support on tech abuse
Workplace domestic abuse policies
Workplace policy toolkits and guidance for implementation:
- Business in the Community: a domestic abuse toolkit for employers
- Local Government Association (LGA) Model Employment Policy
- Safer Hampshire Business Partnership: Supporting employees affected by domestic abuse guide
- 16 days of action toolkit for businesses
- Hampshire Domestic Abuse Partnership (HDAP) Workplace Support Checklist