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Mk ACT Christmas Presents for the Refuge

Posted on:
Saturday, October 24th, 2020
Author:
lolly

Christmas is a very hard time for families affected by domestic abuse. MK ACT are very grateful for any presents for the children and women in our refuge and families that we support through our Crisis Intervention Service.   We have included a list of the ages of children in our refuge for anyone who […]

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AD Housing IDVA July 2020

Posted on:
Saturday, July 18th, 2020
Author:
lolly

An established charity providing domestic abuse support services within Milton Keynes. www.mkact.com Housing IDVA (37.5 Hours FT) We have an exciting opportunity to work for our organisation in partnership with Milton Keynes Council (MKC) providing a high quality service as a Housing IDVA to support those who experience Domestic Abuse (DA).  Providing targeted independent domestic […]

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AD Dispersed Housing Outeach Worker July 2020

Posted on:
Saturday, July 18th, 2020
Author:
lolly

MK-ACT (MKWA) An established charity providing domestic abuse support services within Milton Keynes. www.mkact.com Outreach Worker x2 (hours 37 hours) We have an exciting opportunity to work for our organisation in partnership with Milton Keynes Council (MKC) providing a high quality service as an outreach work to support those who experience Domestic Abuse (DA) and […]

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COVID-19/Coronavirus: Safety tips for survivors

Posted on:
Tuesday, May 5th, 2020
Author:
lolly

Q. How do I know if I’m experiencing abuse? Domestic abuse is not always physical – it is a pattern of controlling, threatening and coercive behaviour, that can also be emotional, economic, psychological or sexual. Abuse is a choice a perpetrator makes, and isolation is already used by many perpetrators as a tool of control. […]

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What to do if you need urgent police help through the 999 service, but can’t speak

Posted on:
Thursday, April 16th, 2020
Author:
lolly

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DOMESTIC ABUSE REACHES ALL TIME HIGH DURING COVID 19

Posted on:
Tuesday, April 7th, 2020
Author:
lolly

Across the country domestic abuse is soaring as victims are trapped with abusive partners during the coronavirus lockdown. Figures, as of Saturday, in the UK show that there were 12 deaths reported in the last 5 days from domestic abuse. Normally in the UK, 2 women per week are murdered. The National Domestic Abuse Helpline […]

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Updates on National Domestic Violence Helpline

Posted on:
Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
Author:
lolly

MK-Act is committed to providing a high quality service to our clients and partners but we also want to keep our clients, visitors, staff and volunteers safe.  The Government has categorised our services as essential and we are following the latest guidance and doing all our support over the phone unless we are unable to […]

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Housing IDVA (37.5 Hours FT)

Posted on:
Wednesday, March 11th, 2020
Author:
lolly

MK-ACT (MKWA) An established charity providing domestic abuse support services within Milton Keynes. www.mkact.com Housing IDVA (37.5 Hours FT) We have an exciting opportunity to work for our organisation in partnership with Milton Keynes Council (MKC) providing a high quality service as a Housing IDVA to support those who experience Domestic Abuse (DA).  Providing targeted […]

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URGENT APPEAL TO FUND REFURBISHMENT OF 8 SELF CONTAINED DOMESTIC ABUSE REFUGE FLATS

Posted on:
Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
Author:
lolly

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 20th February MK ACT, the Domestic Abuse Charity for Milton Keynes, is appealing for help this year from individuals and companies to support them by raising money so they can refurbish 8 of their refuge flats. From April 2018 to March 2019 MK Act supported 1574 people who were […]

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Complex Needs Worker (37.5 Hours)

Posted on:
Friday, January 31st, 2020
Author:
lolly

MK-ACT (MKWA)An established charity providing domestic abuse support services within Milton Keynes. www.mkact.com Complex Needs Worker (37.5 Hours) We have an exciting opportunity to work for our organisation providing a high quality service as a Complex Needs Outreach Worker to support those who experience Domestic Abuse (DA).  Your role will be to work intensively with […]

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