The Victim Safety Team at Phoenix provides specialist safety advice, information, and support for victims (male and female over the age of 16) of Domestic Abuse across Blaenau Gwent. Support and advice can be provided for those in a relationship or those who have left/considering leaving.
The team is often the first point of contact for those seeking the service and they will work with clients to explore their rights, options and opportunities.
The Victim Safety Team will work with clients on a one-to-one basis to develop safety plans, complete risk assessments, provide practical advice and support for victims in need.
They will liaise with a multitude of agencies to ensure that the client’s safety is paramount and ensure that their voice is heard- these would include Police, Probation, Health, Social Services, Mental Health Teams, Substance Misuse Teams, Housing, Court and Legal Services and many more.