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Addressing Financial Abuse

Citizen's Advice Bureau has produced a framework to help banks, other creditors and advice providers challenge financial abuse in intimate partner relationship. People who are prevented from managing their own finances by an abuser can suffer serious and long-term consequences. As well as complicated financial problems, they are often at risk of other forms of violent, sexual and psychological abuse. Financial abuse is not very often disclosed and not well understood.  It can also be difficult for victims to get the help that they need.

Female Genital Mutilation Resource Pack

Government has produced this resource pack which includes case studies and supoort materials. It was developed in response to requests for clearer direction from central government about the safeguarding responsibilities of local authorities and is designed to highlight examples from areas where effective practice has been identified and to emphasise what works in fighting female genital mutilation (FGM).

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