What we experience as children will inform us as adults, or, as Wordsworth said, "The child is the father of the man". We discovered this very useful and informative video online which explains the negative effects of Adverse Childhhod Experiences.
As the Christmas season begins to appear in shops and we start to consider what we can get for who, have you considered us? Christmas is for giving but by shopping through Give as you Live, you can buy your gifts for the usual price online but earn us a small donation in the bargain!
We are very pleased that we heard from two legal firms in Oxfordshire this week advising that they can now provide Legal Aid for Family Law cases and thus able to provide for domestic abuse cases. Both firms are now also listed on our Oxfordshire Home Page.
This will be useful to anybody waiing for training to become a DA Champ in Bucks. Faye is our Chief Champ in the area and has booked some more dates for training. If you are waiting, and can make one of the following sessions- just email us to book a place.
There are the full list of dates for Bucks which still have places left:
We often gets requests for help with research into aspects of domestic abuse. If you have experience of attending MARACs, then we'd ask that you please consider supporting the following:
WHO AM I?
My name is Natalie Acheampong. I am a paralegal with a postgraduate degree in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice. Now I am a Tuwezeshe fellow, and I am emailing you regarding a project I am creating called ‘Track my MARAC.’