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Cafcass announces new ‘Domestic Abuse Practice Reference Group’

30th November 2023


Cafcass is establishing a new practice reference group to further strengthen the quality and impact of work with children and families in family law proceedings where domestic abuse is known or alleged. The group will be co-chaired by the Family Justice Young People’s Board (FJYPB) and the charity, SafeLives. Membership will include experts and those who have been victims of domestic abuse. In partnership with SafeLives, two specialist advisers have been seconded to help develop and implement the improvement plan associated with the work of the new group.

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