We care about you and want to do all we can to support you during these difficult times. On these pages you will find some resources that are available for families in need of help.
Who to contact if you are worried about abuse –
Launch of domestic abuse awareness campaign
The Home office has launched a new national communications
campaign that will signpost how to access help for victims of abuse.
Read the Home Secretary’s statement:
Government guidance on how to get help: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/domestic-abuse-how-to-get-help
Gloucestershire Domestic Abuse Support Service (GDASS): https://www.gdass.org.uk/
Kingsway Primary School Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy: https://usercontent.one/wp/kingswayprimary.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Child-Protection-and-Safeguarding-policy-March-2020.pdf
Support for victims of domestic abuse: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-and-domestic-abuse/coronavirus-covid-19-support-for-victims-of-domestic-abuse
Boots pharmacies now safe spaces: https://kingswayprimary.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/COVID-19-Boots-pharmacies-now-safe-spaces.pdf
Three steps to escaping domestic abuse: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/three-steps-to-escaping-domestic-violence
Covid-19 Emergency Living Fund set up to help people in financial hardship. The county council has extended its existing Welfare Support Scheme to create a new Emergency Living Fund to help people who are in financial hardship because of the coronavirus. COVID-19 Emergency Living Fund