Young People’s Week at Recovery Focus

We are proud to be part of the Recovery Focus group, offering models to support recovery from mental ill health, domestic abuse and the harms caused by drugs, alcohol, and gambling. This week Recovery Focus are dedicating their social media accounts to the Young People Services across the group. As a partner organisation at Recovery Focus, we are […]

Head of Services, Liz Ostrowski speaks on BBC Radio 4, Women’s Hour

Liz discusses coercive control and our violence prevention programme 6th November, London Men & Masculinities Substance Misuse and Aggression Programme Report Launch Join us on Friday 6th?November for the Cranstoun and DVIP launch of the Men and Masculinities  substance misuse and aggression programme report. This new report captures the learning from our pilot programme which […]

DVIP achieves Respect re-accreditation

DVIP is delighted to be one of the first organisations to be awarded re-accreditation by Respect. We successfully demonstrated that we continue to meet the rigorous requirements needed to deliver a Respect accredited service to domestic abuse perpetrators and victims. This means our services and processes are safety led, effectively designed to assess and manage […]

New Research Effectiveness of Perpetrator Programmes in stopping Domestic Violence and Abuse

Today sees the release of the Mirabal research project, a five year study led by Professors Liz Kelly and Nicole Westmoreland. The research, which is the most extensive investigation undertaken in the UK into the efficacy of domestic violence perpetrator programmes, shows: Most men who complete a Respect accredited domestic violence perpetrator programme (DVPP) stop […]