Monthly Archives: April 2012

Disney partner

Our partnership with the Disney store continues to supply us with toys and equipment which we share with the young people and children using our services. These toys have damaged packaging or are being replaced with newer toys. Surplus is … Continue reading

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Volunteers needed

Demand for our support services continues to grow while our funding shrinks. We are currently working with young people involved in exploitation, young people who have been abused in different ways and young people who are at risk of abuse. … Continue reading

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Jenni’s Story

Jenni’s Story is aimed at children aged 4 to 7 years old and is designed to help parents and teachers teach children the language of feelings and what to do in different situations. It is a gentle personal safety book … Continue reading

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Books about ritual or organised abuse

We have several books available which can help raise awareness about ritual and organised abuse. they are Where Angels Fear, Who Dares Wins, Fight Rabbit Fight and Behind Enemy Lines. We also have several poetry books written by survivors. Buy … Continue reading

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Support services for male survivors

18 Plus is a new support service for male survivors of all kinds of abuse. It was set up in 2009 and has been consulting with men about the type of services they would prefer. 18 Plus is based in … Continue reading

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Exploitation

Our workers and volunteers are still walking the streets nightly talking to young people involved in sexual exploitation. As the problems gets moved around due to police crack downs, we try to keep informed as to where those involved in … Continue reading

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Support Services

Confidential support services are available for any young person aged 18 and under who has been abused in any way. We offer support via telephone, e-mail, text, message board or through our busy drop in centre in Dundee. Check out … Continue reading

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Jigsaws now available

We now have a range of personal safety jigsaws available for children. These jigsaws are beautifully paintings of common scenes such as a street, a school, a park, etc. Children can build the jigsaw and then (with the help of … Continue reading

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Sign Language

Some of our workers are currently attending accredited British sign language courses. This will help them communicate better with children and young people with hearing impairment while delivering Violence Is Preventable programmes in the schools. Some of our DVD’s have … Continue reading

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Easter Break

Our violence prevention work in schools paused briefly for the holidays, which allowed us to catch other breathes, plan and write reports. After a busy 2 weeks work in the offices, we are back into schools.

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