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  • Domestic Abuse and Family Proceedings Bill 2020

    Justice Minister Naomi Long, introduced the Domestic Abuse and Family Proceedings Bill 2020 into the … Read More →

  • Self-Isolation Safety Advice

    Belfast and Lisburn Women’s Aid have developed safety advice for women who are self isolating … Read More →

  • The JustUS Project – support for people with a learning disability who have experienced sexual violence

    The JustUS Project is a partnership project led by Positive Futures and working with Compass … Read More →

  • New domestic abuse offence for Northern Ireland

    The Department of Justice confirmed the Westminster Domestic Abuse bill will be extended to Northern … Read More →

  • Belfast Domestic & Sexual Violence Partnership’s Action Plan 2019/2020

    The Partnership’s action plan for 2019/2020 is available to read – BDSVP Action Plan 1920v2  

  • PSNI launch new domestic abuse campaign

    The PSNI have launched their new domestic abuse campaign. Every 17 minutes PSNI officers respond … Read More →

  • Regional Newsletter

    The 5 local Domestic & Sexual Violence Partnerships across Northern Ireland, have come together to … Read More →

  • Criminal Justice Inspection NI report into handling of domestic violence and abuse cases

    CJI’s Chief Inspector Brendan McGuigan has called for further action to be taken by the … Read More →

  • 2018 -2019 – A year in the Partnership

    Find out about the work of the Belfast Area Domestic & Sexual Violence Partnership carried … Read More →

  • Sir John Gillen has completed his review of arrangements to deliver justice in serious sexual offence cases.

    Sir John Gillen has completed his review into the law and procedures in serious sexual … Read More →