CharityDetail

Reducing The Risk Of Domestic Abuse

What it does
    We work to increase the safety and well-being of people affected by domestic abuse and to support professionals to work together to tackle abuse. Our Oxfordshire services include an Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA) service and multi-agency networks of Domestic Abuse Champions, and we provide training & consultancy in multi-agency practice across the UK.
Who it helps
  • Other Defined Groups
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
Where it operates
  • Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, West Berkshire, Milton Keynes, Slough, Havering
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1120244
  • First registered on 25/07/2007
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £383,837 £373,182 £10,655 22/01/2019
31/03/2017 £368,550 £361,042 £7,508 07/10/2017
31/03/2016 £252,909 £264,641 -£11,732 27/01/2017
31/03/2015 £248,307 £204,363 £43,944 21/01/2016
31/03/2014 £188,858 £185,106 £3,752 23/01/2015
31/03/2013 £142,608 £141,215 £1,393 27/11/2013
31/03/2012 £92,065 £160,858 -£68,793 05/11/2012
31/03/2011 £224,250 £172,354 £51,896 24/11/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 4 grant making charities totalling £317,750

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£20,000
30/11/2018
Garfield Weston Foundation Core Costs
£126,800
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' salary of an IDVA at an organisation that supports victims of domestic abuse, and their children in Oxfordshire
£5,000
31/01/2018
Oxfordshire Community Foundation We will spend it on the salary of the Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA) for Cherwell and West Oxfordshire over 2018/19.
£98,450
01/03/2017
Lloyds Bank Foundation to evaluate the Domestic Violence Champions Network as a means to provide an evidence base for this approach
£67,500
24/11/2016
Lloyds Bank Foundation To provide an Independent Domestic Violence Advocate to support victims of domestic abuse who are at a high risk of harm to ensure they and any children are safe and are then helped to make long term changes e.g. overcoming trauma, finding a new home.
Governance
Trustees (6)
  • Romy Briant
  • Russell John Simpson
  • Ruth Elizabeth Whyte
  • Sally Pauline Dorrity
  • Sian Ellen Margaret Rodway (2 trusteeships)
  • Ruth Charlotte Hosford
Main office

7 CANTERBURY ROAD
OXFORD
OX2 6LU

Objectives

TO REDUCE POVERTY BY PROMOTING THE SAFETY, CHOICES AND INDEPENDENCE OF VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE. TO EDUCATE BY FOSTERING AWARENESS AND UNDERSTANDING OF THE NATURE PREVAILING AND IMPACT OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND MEANS OF REDUCING THESE. TO REDUCE THE RISK OF DOMESTIC ABUSE BY PROVISION OF SERVICES AND SUPPORTING AN INTEGRATED MULTI-AGENCY APPROACH.