HRH Prince Charles meets the Splitz Team
Our fantastic staff, Vikki, Chloe and Sara, spent a day at Tavistock Community Festival of Food and Craft this week, and spoke to HRH, Prince Charles about our vital work, supporting families suffering from domestic abuse.
The Paul Lavelle Foundation meets the Splitz Team
Meeting an inspiring group of cyclists from the Paul Lavelle Foundation at the end of the first leg of their journey from Lands End to John O'Groats.
Splitz' Sara Williams, Training Manager, and Chrissy Stower, Head of Service, joined the Mayor of Okehampton, Cllr Julie Yelland, last night, to welcome the Blue Team of cyclists, from the Paul Lavelle Foundation along with Paul Lavelle's son Joe. What an inspiring group of individuals, all committed to raising awareness of domestic abuse.
LEESAR Partnership Launched
Yesterday, the 18th June 2018, the Devon team, along with our LEESAR Partners and guest speakers put on a series of presentations to an audience of 70 individuals from stakeholder organisations.
Project Pyramid Raise £225 For Splitz Devon and Raise Awareness of Domestic Abuse Amongst Young People
Splitz Devon feel honoured to have recently worked with Project Pyramid. Project Pyramid has been created by a group of inspiring young people aged 15 – 17 years as part of their National Citizen Service (NCS) programme.
The aim of Project Pyramid is to raise awareness of domestic abuse amongst young people aged 11 – 16 years and to raise money for a charity. We are delighted that Project Pyramid chose Splitz' Devon service.
Splitz Devon Staff Raise Awareness of Domestic Abuse at Exeter Mosque
Splitz' Devon service was invited to attend an awareness raising event at the mosque in Exeter on the 8th March for International Women's Day and Fair Trade Fortnight. The Independent Domestic Violence Advocates (IDVA) attending met many people at their stand, which formed part of the exhibition.
Lord Mayor of Exeter Attends Launch of 'Primary Talk' Toolkit
Following the success of the Talk Toolkit for teenagers, Devon’s Safeguarding Team, led by Team Leader Emma Stephens, has developed a new toolkit for primary aged children. The toolkit, which has been developed in consultation with seven local schools, will provide professionals working with primary age children with a resource to help them support those who have been affected by domestic abuse.
Devon is a Leading Light
Splitz Devon Domestic Abuse Support Service (DDASS) has gained recognition for the quality of its management and service delivery to victims of domestic abuse, after being awarded the nationally recognised Leading Light accreditation.