Health Minister Simon Hamilton and Justice Minister David Ford have launched the new ‘Stopping Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse in Northern Ireland’ Strategy.
The Ministers made the announcement at the Rowan Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Antrim. The new Strategy has been jointly development by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety and the Department of Justice in conjunction with many key organisations across the statutory and voluntary & community sectors. At its core, the Strategy takes a zero tolerance approach to domestic and sexual violence.
The Strategy is available to read here.