Domestic Violence Matters: An Evaluation of a Development Project

September 16, 1999


This report documents the multi-methodological evaluation of ‘Domestic Violence Matters’ (DVM), an adaptation of a Canadian project – the Family Consultancy Service (London, Ontario) – which involves locating a team of skilled civilian support workers within the police service to follow up police responses to domestic violence.

This report can be viewed via The Home Office webpage

Project: Evaluation of Domestic Violence Matters (A Development Project)

Available from: The Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit Free, £1.00 p&p
and The Home Office.

  • Authors:
    Liz Kelly, Julie Bindel, Sheila Burton, Dianne Butterworth, Kate Cook, Linda Regan