NDA and PHE Epidemiology Governance Group Annual Report 2017 to 2018 -Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and Public Health England

Details the work undertaken by Community Rehabilitation Companies (CRCs) on Domestic abuse.

Multi-agency statutory guidance on female genital mutilation – Department for Education, Department of Health and Social Care and Home Office

This amended guidance on female genital mutilation (FGM) is for all persons and bodies in England and Wales.  This guidance is a must read if you are under statutory duties to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

Preventing violence through the development of safe, stable and nurturing relationships between children and their parents and caregivers – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This briefing looks at the effectiveness of interventions that encourage safe, stable and nurturing relationships for preventing child maltreatment and aggressive behaviour in childhood. The focus is on primary prevention programmes, those that are implemented early enough to avoid the

Preventing violence by developing life skills in children and adolescents – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

Every day, worldwide, an estimated 227 children and youths (age 0–19 years) die as a result of interpersonal violence, and for each death many more are hospitalized with injuries. Poor social skills, low academic achievement, impulsiveness, truancy and poverty are among the factors

Preventing violence by reducing the availability and harmful use of alcohol – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

  Harmful use of alcohol is a major contributor to violence. Studies have shown that violence can be cut by reducing the availability of alcohol through regulating sales outlets and hours and prices; by providing brief interventions and longer-term treatment for problem drinkers;

Guns, knives and pesticides: reducing access to lethal means – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

Homicide and suicide claim 600 000 and 844 000 human lives respectively, each year worldwide. This comes at a terrible cost to society – psychological and financial – and inhibits progress towards all eight of the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals. This carnage

Promoting gender equality to prevent violence against women – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

The relationship between gender and violence is complex. Evidence suggests, however, that gender inequalities increase the risk of violence by men against women and inhibit the ability of those affected to seek protection. There are many forms of violence against women; this briefing

Changing cultural and social norms that support violence – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

Rules or expectations of behaviour – norms – within a cultural or social group can encourage violence. Interventions that challenge cultural and social norms supportive of violence can prevent acts of violence and have been widely used. This briefing describes how cultural and

Reducing violence through victim identification, care and support programmes – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

One of eight briefings in the Violence Prevention: The Evidence series produced by WHO and the Centre for Public Health. The series summarises the evidence for interventions to prevent interpersonal and self-directed violence, providing clear directions for how violence prevention

Violence prevention: the evidence: Overview – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

Violence Prevention: The Evidence is a series of eight briefings produced by WHO and the Centre for Public Health. The series summarises the evidence for interventions to prevent interpersonal and self-directed violence. This document provides an overview of the seven

Sexual violence: A review of evidence for prevention from the UK focal point for violence and injury prevention – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

Review of evidence for prevention of Sexual violence from the UK focal point for violence and injury prevention, it considers evidence in terms of: Education programmes Restricting availability of alcohol Sex offender treatment

Intimate partner violence: A review of evidence for prevention from the UK focal point for violence and injury prevention – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

Review of evidence for prevention of Intimate partner violence from the UK focal point for violence and injury prevention, it considers evidence in terms of: School-based education programmes Routinely enquiring about intimate partner violence (IPV) in health care settings and training health

Assaults in the home in Lancashire: an analysis of emergency department data, 2009 to 2011 – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report provides an indication of the burden of assaults in the home on emergency departments (EDs), and residents of Lancashire over the three-year period January 2009 to December 2011. It uses data on assaults in the home from all

Assaults in the home in Greater Manchester: an analysis of emergency department data, 2009 to 2011 – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This report provides an indication of the burden of assaults in the home on EDs in Greater Manchester for the 3-year period from January 2009 to December 2011. Data is provided for all attendances to EDs in Greater Manchester which

Options outreach service: exploring and understanding the service user experience and impacts on health and wellbeing – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

As part of the national NHS Review led by the Health Minister Professor Lord Ara Darzi (DH, 2008), Knowsley Health and Wellbeing Primary Care Trust were required to establish three new General Practices and a GP led Health Centre. Liverpool

Protecting people Promoting health: A public health approach to violence prevention for England – Department of Health

This document outlines the extent and impact of violence nationally, covering violence in the general population as well as specific violence types that can impact dramatically on different sectors of society: child maltreatment, youth violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence

TIIG Merseyside and Cheshire Themed Report: Assaults in the home across Merseyside and Cheshire (2011/12 to 2012/13) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

On behalf of the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG), this report provides an analysis of assault in the home attendances to Accident and Emergency Departments (AEDs) across Merseyside and Cheshire, reporting on patient demography and incident levels between April

TIIG Greater Manchester Themed Report Violence across Greater Manchester (2011/12 to 2013/14) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This is the first of the themed reports for Greater Manchester’s Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group (TIIG) work plan 2014/15. The report presents violence-related data to inform those who plan emergency department (ED) services, and those working within public health

TIIG Lancashire Themed Report: Assaults in the home across Lancashire (2011/12 to 2013/14) – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

Not all incidents of domestic violence are reported to the police, though physical injuries are common. This themed report from the Trauma and Injury Intelligence Group uses data collected by the accident and emergency (A&E) departments across Lancashire to ascertain

Violence profile: Wigan: Use of NHS data in local violence prevention – Liverpool John Moores University Centre for Public Health

This profile uses NHS data to examine the extent of violence, trends, at-risk groups and communities, and circumstances of assault in order to demonstrate how health data sources can support local violence prevention initiatives. This violence profile has been produced