Policy » Domestic violence
23 March 2007
The new Gender Equality Duty (Equality Act 2006), effective from 6 April 2007, requires all public authorities, including those commissioning parenting services, to have “due regard” to the need to promote equality of opportunity between men and women. 
Practice » Domestic violence
13 June 2006
A research study into the effectiveness of fathers work at Sure Start MRM (near Southampton). You can download the report at the bottom of this page – right click the link and select “Save Target As…” Equality of access is often centred on access to employment, yet it also applies to access to service provision. 
External research » Domestic violence
9 June 2006
This document is an extract from: ‘Fathers and Public Services’ by Adrienne Burgess, Research & Policy Officer, Fathers Direct, published in Daddy Dearest? 
Practice » Domestic violence
26 April 2006
There is growing awareness of men as victims of violence, often in their own homes, and services to help them are growing. 
Practice » Domestic violence
17 February 2006
The Spring/Summer 2006 Programme list for the UK’s top action research charity with knowledge and understanding of boys and young men (“Working with Men”) should be of special interest to organisations working with boys and young men from African Caribbean communities. 
Practice » Domestic violence
18 December 2005
Hurting the mother of his children, either physically or by constantly shouting or swearing at her, regularly putting her down or trying to control where she goes and who she sees, is something very few men do.