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Mountains & Miles in support of Refuge Charity - Snowdon

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Cocoon, Protect & Serve

MOUNTAINS & MILES IN SUPPORT OF REFUGE CHARITY
Refuge Charity for women and children. Against Domestic Violence. 24hr helpline run in partnership with Women's Aid 0808 2000 247

SNOWDON

I knew she was going to be a tough one!

As I sat and studied her profile from the campsite where we were pitched I had a feeling that Snowdon would be my most difficulty challenge yet.

Eve's Summer Challenge - Mountains & Miles in support of Refuge Charity - Snowdon, North Wales 3,560ft 26.07.14
Snowdon, North Wales
View from the campsite

On the journey down, just as I lost 3G on my phone I received a message from Llaneli Women's Aid, they had to pull out of the climb a knee injury....... I was concerned and wished Angela a full recovery but I knew I had a wee problem.

Domestic Abuse Offence - Domestic Violence FULL STOP!


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DOMESTIC ABUSE OFFENCE - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FULL STOP

On Friday as I traveled to North Wales I read a media article - our Prime Minister has declared he will "look at" domestic abuse, it is perhaps a good job that I lost 3G my soap box was very firmly out!

Whilst I totally agree that domestic abuse needs its own offence I have to ask what exactly will this do to ensure that victims of domestic violence, sexual violence and abuse are #SAFE, what is the bigger picture?

The Freedom Of Information Act 2000 - #SAFE


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#SAFE Consultancy
Effective, Efficient Domestic Violence Project Management

#SAFE Consultancy will be submitting applications using The Freedom Of Information Act 2000 to Police Forces across the UK, HMRC, the UK Home Office and the Department for Works & Pensions.  This will enable us to have access to the bigger picture regarding how domestic violence victims are dealt with by the Police, WAM referrals and the assessments conducted by the Department For Work & Pensions and the HMRC for victims of domestic violence, abuse and sexual violence - assessments that are done with NO domestic violence training and over ride Police risk assessments.

#SAFE, the Police & social media

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Cocoon, Protect & Serve


From time to time we see Police Forces from around the UK tweeting about domestic violence and abuse, this escalates at peak times throughout the year, Christmas, the World Cup, Valentine's Day.

I have been studying and researching Police Forces timelines as part of the #SAFE Police Program, analysing the use of this invaluable tool - social media.

My local force Greater Manchester Police - GMP have 156.1k followers, the Met have 210.

Domestic Violence & Careers

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Domestic Violence & Careers

Seeing beyond the victim....

Fleeing, escaping and being #SAFE are all the priorities for a victim of domestic violence/abuse but what happens after you have escaped the campaign of violence and terror, the coercive control and manipulation - what paths will be available to you as you journey to thrive and take back control of all of YOUR life?  

For me domestic violence stole a large chunk of my career, there was I highly trained and educated to project manage, an exciting new venture handed to me to nurture and grow.

FIFTY SHADES OF ABUSE


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FIFTY SHADES OF ABUSE

Yesterday I spoke with Steve, Section 15 HMRC regarding my #SAFE and whilst I was chatting we discussed the tax for Fifty Shades Of Abuse.

Steve has informed me that no UK tax is payable on the book as the US have collected all monies due and that it is the charities responsibility to pay any taxes due in the UK - the charities will now receive their donations.

We will be contacting the nominated charities over the next few days to arrange payments to be transferred - these will be done by BAC or Just Giving to keep costs to a minimum.

IMPORTANT #SAFE NEWS

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ONEVOICE NEVER SILENCED
The home for all be you man, woman & child
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IMPORTANT #SAFE NEWS - PLEASE SHARE THIS WHEREVER YOU CAN

A #SAFE VICTORY FOR VICTIMS - WE NEED AS MANY VICTIMS AS POSSIBLE TO EXERCISE THEIR RIGHTS!

VICTIMS/SURVIVORS

If you have been a victim of domestic violence, rape, child abuse, stalking or harassment and the abuser knows your personal details - date of birth, mother's maiden name, children's date of birth etc - ALL security questions - Data Protection Act - ALL answers that an abuser will know then you can have a higher level of security for DWP and HMRC - tax.

The "Secret Governing Body"


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THE "SECRET GOVERNING BODY"

BEFORE READING PLEASE NOTE:  GREATER MANCHESTER POLICE - GMP - DEEMED ME AS AT HIGH RISK FROM HOMICIDE & FIRE 

On Tuesday 8th July I made a phone call to the Department Of Work & Pensions (DWP), what has followed and been revealed has left me not only in a state of shock but appalled at the Government and "decision makers - the "professionals."  

Home Swapper, Social Housing & Domestic Violence

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Home Swapper, Social Housing & Domestic Violence
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#SAFE Consultant Christine Land


Home Swapping – A #SAFE warning for victims of domestic abuse

As a by-product of our quick moving technological era, the prospect of a new home is at the fingertips of many social housing tenants through the “home swap system”. This allows tenants to mutually exchange their homes through an online gateway. This is a desirable prospect for an increasing number of social housing tenants who may seek a larger or smaller house or who may wish to move to a different area and, at the same time, avoid lengthy waiting lists.

Child abuse & FGM

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The home for all be you man, woman or child
Here to cocoon, serve & protect

CHILD ABUSE & FGM
Last year a young girl contacted me, she was being taken against her will to Pakistan, her words "I'm being taken so my family can abuse me" haunted me for weeks.
The Police and the girl's school were notified immediately and for the next 6 weeks I was the only form of communication between the child and the UK.  The Police began to conduct their investigations and it was confirmed that the child had boarded a plane to Pakistan.