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Sexual Violence Awareness Week – 1-7th February

Posted by Danni on February 2nd, 2021 What is an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor (ISVA)? How can they help me if I have been a victim of a sexual assault or rape? What will they do / say? Lots of people have questions about just what one of our Independent Sexual Violence advisors does. This  Sexual Violence Awareness Week, we look to... Read more

Christmas Opening Hours

Posted by Danni on December 21st, 2020 This year has been incredibly difficult for many of us. However we wish you all the very best for Christmas and New Year and we hope 2021 brings better things. Best wishes from the VFN team.

Hate Crime Awareness Week

Posted by Danni on November 2nd, 2020 Sadly Hate Crime Awareness week was a little different this year due to COVID19, last having seen us host our own Hate Crime event, however we still marked the week by hosting a week long advice and support provision via Live Chat. Live chat has been an essential tool throughout the last 7 months, allowing... Read more

Posted by Danni on March 26th, 2020 Information for victims of domestic abuse during the Coronavirus Pandemic We are still operational for anyone requiring support following a crime. Due to staff home working we are not able to accept incomimg calls.   If you need support please use our referral form in the contact us section of thr website or contact us... Read more

Coronavirus – what we are doing to keep our staff and clients safe

Posted by Danni on March 13th, 2020 Dear all, Due to the recent Coronavirus outbreak we wanted to let everyone know what our response is and how we are doing everything we can to prevent the spread of the virus and keep our all our staff, volunteers, visitors, clients and partners safe. We are following government guidelines in regards to decision making... Read more