Portsmouth City Council's Domestic Abuse Service has been awarded the Leading Lights Accreditation for domestic abuse services by Safe Lives.
Safe Lives is a national charity supporting a multi-agency and risk-led response to domestic abuse.
Providing practical help to support professionals and organisations working with domestic abuse victims. Their goal is to transform the UK's response to domestic abuse to make sure that victims are identified as early as possible and that they and their children are supported to live in safety. you can viist their website here
The Leading Lights Accreditation for domestic abuse services
Safe Lives, Leading Lights status is the mark of quality for domestic abuse services and is recognised across the UK. The Leading Lights accreditation programme offers services, partner agencies and commissioners a set of standards for supporting victims of domestic abuse.