If you are a resident of Central Bedfordshire, please complete the Safer Central Community Survey by clicking on the link here
This is an annual survey that enables the Community Safety Partnership to engage with residents and hear the feedback from Central Bedfordshire resisents.
The Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill published its report on Friday making recommendations for amendments to the Bill.
You can read it here https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/jt201719/jtselect/jtddab/2075/2075.pdf
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Please click on the link to go to the BBC News website to read the research carried out by Birmingham University.
Other media has also reported this research
In the article on the Independent webpage, there are 13 slides entitled “Forgotten Women” these are thought provoking and worth reading.
Women’s Outreach Worker
15 hours per week (Mon – Fri)
£18,795 to £20,344 per annum (pro rata)
Initially this will be a 12 month contract
We are looking to recruit an Outreach Worker to run a project in the Queens Park area of Bedford. You will be able to deliver and co-ordinate soft skills workshops, provide general support to service users, work with partner organisations, manage feedback, and reporting.
The ability to speak Urdu/ Punjabi and a good knowledge of women’s issues would be advantageous.
For more information and to request an application pack Tel: (01234) 316801
or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Groups is committed to quality, equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. This post however is restricted to women due to the nature of the role. The Occupational Requirement under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies.
Closing date for completed applications:
Monday 17th June 2019. Interviews will be held w/c 24th June 2019.
Reg. charity No. 1045275; Co. Ltd. by Guarantee No. 2948661
Raleigh Centre, Ampthill Road, Bedford MK42 9HE
The HSBC has been praised in the press for it support of its customers experiencing domestic abuse
Click on the image above to visit the HSBC website for more information on how the bank can help you if you are one of its customers.
For more information click on the image below for more information this will take you to the Women's Aid website
If you click on the logo below you can visit the Surviving Economic Abuse website; have a look at the resources section highlighted in green.
If you need to speak to someone about domestic abuse, please call the 24 hour National Domestic Violence helpline 0808 2000 247
If you are in immediate danger please call the Police on 999