MK ACT celebrates their refuge’s 40th year in Milton Keynes

    Last week the Mayor, Councillor Steve Coventry was among the 50 people to help celebrate 40 years since the first domestic abuse refuge in Milton Keynes opened. The Mayor highly commended MK ACT for the tailored support they had given to their clients, supporting them in an environment where they felt safe and empowered. He also urged people to help MK ACT’s current appeal of £40 for Change that Lasts. Within the last year MK ACT has supported 808 people in Milton Keynes and 705 children. He also urged people to help MK ACT’s current appeal of £40…
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Press Release 10th October 2014

Press Release 10.October.14 For release after the 10th October 2014 Domestic Abuse Charity MK ACT wins Highly Commended Award at Pride of MK Milton Keynes Women’s Aid (MK-ACT) is a local charity which works with over 100 families’ daily to help them move on from fear and abuse. This charity has recently won national recognition for the quality of the refuge service – and became one of only 40 services in the country to be described as a ‘Leading Light’. The team at MK ACT are making a huge difference to people in the community who are escaping from domestic…
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News Release issued 10th December 2013

Christmas Comes Early for MK ACT! ……………….in the shape of eight brand new televisions, that is. Wolverton & Stony Stratford Rotary Club was very pleased to present the televisions to MK ACT and just in time for Christmas. Coleen Kelly, MK ACT’s Service Development Manager commented “We are extremely grateful to the Rotary Club for these televisions which will be placed in the resident’s rooms at our Refuge. They will be a most welcome addition to the support facilities that MK ACT provides for those in need of temporary accommodation as a result of being at risk or who have…
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Press Release Issued 2nd December 2013

New dedicated website for Domestic Abuse Charity in Milton Keynes For many years MK ACT has not had their own dedicated website, instead they have had a free page on MK Web. MK ACT is the specialist domestic abuse service for MK. The charity works with over 100 families in Milton Keynes every day to help them move on from fear and abuse. MK ACT has a strong track record in responding to the needs of their clients and developing new services. Every minute in the UK, the police receive a call from the public for assistance for domestic violence.…
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Press Released 2nd December 2013

Winter Wonderland Christmas Charity Ball to raise money for MK ACT and MKFM MKFM and MK ACT have teamed up for our first ever MKFM Winter Wonderland Christmas Charity Ball on Friday 20th December. MK ACT is the specialist domestic abuse service for MK. The charity works with over 100 families in Milton Keynes every day to help them move on from fear and abuse. MKFM is the not for profit community radio station for Milton Keynes. It's the Friday before Christmas so it's the perfect day for your works Christmas party or just get some friends together and come…
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