The CYP Domestic Abuse Recovery Toolkit
Facilitated by SWA on behalf of RockPool
Who is it for:
Ages 8 – 18yrs who have had domestic abuse occur within their family, and are no longer living with the perpetrator of the abuse.
Duration: 2 hours per week for 8 weeks.
- Negative automatic thinking and positivity
- Gender roles
- Children’s’ rights
- Safety planning
- Dealing with anger and other difficult emotions
- Healthy relationships and abusive behaviours
Referrals are accepted from agencies working with the family, or directly from the parent/carer. Prior to a place being confirmed on the group, an assessment visit will be completed with a group facilitator. Please contact 01793 864984 for more info or complete the referral
I am a young person, what can I do?
ChildLine – 0800 1111 – This is a 24-hour telephone helpline for children and young people needing to talk. Calls are confidential and are free even from mobiles. Their website is www.childline.org.uk.
www.thehideout.org.uk/ – A site to learn more about domestic abuse within a family.
https://loverespect.co.uk/ – A site for young people worried about a relationship of their own. If you are worried for yourself or someone you know, please speak with an adult you trust; it may be someone at school or college, or an adult at a club you go to. There are people who will help you.
We have a Young Person IDVA who works specifically with 16 – 25 years. Advice drop-ins will run fortnightly at Swindon College and New College. Please enquire on 01793 864984 for more information.
Guidance for Referrals
Click here: CYP RTK Referrer guidance