‘Nineteen Child Homicides’: Women’s Aid launches new report and campaign to protect children in the family courts & prevent further avoidable child deaths


Originally published by Family Lore Women’s Aid launches ‘Nineteen Child Homicides’ report and Child First campaign “No parent should have to hold their children and comfort them as they die”, says Claire Throssell, mother to Jack and Paul, both killed in 2014 by their father The national domestic abuse charity Women’s Aid has today launched … Continue reading ‘Nineteen Child Homicides’: Women’s Aid launches new report and campaign to protect children in the family courts & prevent further avoidable child deaths

Eradicating DVA in faith communities over the long haul


written by Kudakwashe Nyakudya  Domestic Violence & Abuse(DVA) is a pandemic that has been permitted to fester in faith communities over decades, as if it cannot be remedied1. But how can the systems that have sustained it be transformed, and its generational consequences be undone? The extent of DVA indicates that any progressive work will need … Continue reading Eradicating DVA in faith communities over the long haul

Attacking the root cause of DVA …


Written by Kudakwashe Nyakudya Many of us are doing extensive work in assisting those affected by  Domestic Violence & Abuse (DVA), at different levels of government and society. However deeper observation directs that we need to do more work in attacking the root cause of DVA, with the vision to eradicate the pandemic completely.  This root cause is … Continue reading Attacking the root cause of DVA …