What is a MARAC?
MARAC stands for : multi-agency risk assessment conference for domestic abuse
In a single meeting, a domestic abuse MARAC combines up-to-date risk information with a comprehensive assessment of a victim’s needs, and provides appropriate services for all those involved in a domestic abuse case: victim, children and perpetrator. In Portsmouth we have fortnightly meetings:
As a professional you can refer a client to a MARAC if you are concerned for their safety.
More information can be found on the Safe Lives website
If possible you should use the DASH Risk Indicator Checklist more information on this can be found here as well as contact details for all provision across Hampshire can be found here on the Hantsweb website
The MARAC Co-ordinator that covers Portsmouth can be contacted on: