Domestic abuse

This collection brings together key Iriss resources on the topic of domestic abuse. It includes a podcast, multimedia learning object and a range of evidence summaries. 

This story from Kate McCormack, manager at Fife Women’s Aid, details how Covid-19 has impacted on their service and ways in which they have retained a focus on personal outcomes. 

*For help and support about domestic abuse, Refuge offer online and telephone support (freephone, 24-hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline 0800 2000 247). podcast episodes

Using evidence for change: domestic abuse

Working with domestic abuse in families with children

Four papers focused on supporting multi-agency communication in working with domestic abuse in families with children.

Safe and Together approach

ESSS Outline

Evidence summary that seeks to address the impact of the Safe and Together model to tackling domestic violence.

Impact of women specific interventions

ESSS Outline

Summarises evidence relating to the effectiveness of women specific interventions in addressing complex needs and the role they may play as preventative strategies in children's services.