“Investing in our youngest children will have a transformational impact,” says the former cabinet minister, as a review she leads publishes its plan.
Posts Tagged: Domestic violence
Introducing a series this week on ConservativeHome with the Centre for Social Justice about the pandemic and fairness
We need a long-term poverty strategy and a Social Justice Cabinet Committee. And here’s a Christmas holiday plan for childrens’ food.
These measures will make a negligible impact to the immigration figures or public finances, but a huge difference to survivors.
Radical: Five questions for Richards and Kearns about trans. Do they accept the difference between sex and gender?
The serious consequences and abuse that too many – from JK Rowling on – have faced for discussing these issues are worrying and wrong.
Fay Jones: A ban on the rough sex defence – and other benefits of this Government’s Domestic Abuse Bill
From my spot on the Domestic Abuse committee, I saw just how much this Government wants to champion the rights of those who have been victimised.
Maria Miller: Domestic abuse can stretch on for a lifetime. So why do we stop recording it after the age of 74?
I urge Ministers to make one simple change to the Domestic Abuse Bill – to start the necessary recording of data of victims and survivors.
When there are no private rentals to go to the flow from abusive home to refuge in privately rented accommodation will come to an abrupt halt.
Coronavirus: Jenrick steps up efforts to help the vulnerable – rough sleepers and victims of domestic violence
The greatest difficulty may prove persuading those who need help, to accept it. Plus – councils given discretion over small business funding.
The shutdown will be with us for the duration. What the South Korean route out of it will mean – and why it’s now necessary.
Following this road will require a transformation of how we work and live on an expectation-defying scale.
James Frayne: The challenges of the Coronavirus to working families outside the prosperous South East
What about the impact on domestic violence, with everyone stuck in their own homes? And on those with serious but non-life threatening health problems?
As the Prime Minister said, many people have lent us their vote, and they won’t be so generous next time if we get it wrong.
Unless we find a way to win over those in their forties, thirties and younger, we will have an even bigger problem at the next election.
Bruce Newsome: Law enforcement, not community engagement, is the way to stop extremists becoming terrorists
Instead of seeking yet more powers, the Government should use those already at its disposal to nip extremism in the bud.
There is a radical, ambitious zeal evident throughout the document, and it is shown again in the desire to end iniquitous disparities between the generations.
The Government’s refreshed strategy for addressing Violence against Women and Girls doesn’t do enough to help one particular at-risk group.