MK Act - Womens Aid
MK ACT is a charity in Milton Keynes which works with over 100 families’ every day to help them move on from fear and abuse.MK Act Provide: Crisis Intervention (CIS) – helpline, access to information advice, support, emergency refuge. CIS service is for male and female clients escaping a partner, ex partner (including same sex relationships) or a family member. Emergency refuge – purpose built accommodation for 28 families with support from key workers. Refuge is for female clients and their children only. Children and Young People’s Service – for residents of the refuge Group Work – Freedom Programme, Ilam-El-Hifzat (devised by MK-ACT for women from an ethnic minority background) Training: MK ACT offers specialist Domestic Abuse Training for organisations and companies. For more details and costs please email Amanda@mk-act.org Fresh start: A programme of integrated individual sessions designed to change the behaviour of those who use domestic abuse, whilst providing support to the partners and ex partners of the participants on the programme Domestic abuse occurs across society, regardless of age, gender, race, sexuality, wealth, and geography. MK Act offers help to anyone aged 16 years and up within Milton Keynes.