Independent Domestic Violence AdvocateOTHER SERVICES
For further information please contact:
You First Hampshire Integrated Domestic Violence and Abuse Service
Telephone: 0330 016 5112
The Independent Domestic Violence Advocate (IDVA) provides practical and emotional support to individuals who are living in the community and have been assessed as being at very high risk of further domestic violence and abuse.
The IDVA’s work across Hampshire only in a multi agency setting and provide a range of options to improve safety and reduce risk, all interventions are designed with safety as central.
- Risk management
- Crisis interventions
- Court support
- Safety planning
- Advocacy – will be the voice of the victim/survivor at meetings putting forward their views and feelings regarding their situation.