A Journeymen Theatre production written by Lynn Morris


‘When it comes to domestic violence, it’s more than the blows that do the damage’.

Wessex Room, Corn Exchange,

Devizes, Wiltshire. SN10 1HS (Parking at Station Road car park)

Monday 9th December2019: 7 for


We are moving our website to a different server on 24 September 2019.

These changes will take place outside normal working hours.

The move will take place around 5pm and may involve a short outage to our users. We will be on site to work with our hosting company to ensure all additional configuration changes are made as quickly as possible, reducing any down time.

The website team


Many people worry about reporting rape and sexual assault because;


Male ISVA Clients:


Felt it was my fault

Felt Embarrassed/guilty/shame

Didn’t think I’d be believed

Wanted to get on with my life

Didn’t want to upset my family

Not trusting Police/professional

I didn’t know how to say – not having words

Confusion from professionals – not knowing what to do

Fear of being judged gay

Being seen a weak – female perpetrator

Fear of military – how I


On Friday 28th September we will be migrating to a new phone system.

There is a chance you may not be able to reach us on our landlines (01225 775276 or 01225 777724) for a short time while our phone lines are ported to our new provider. We cannot be sure when this will take place so there is a chance you may also be cut off during your call.

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Volunteer Telephone Advisors - Phoenix Project

Volunteer Telephone Advisors are being sought by Splitz Support Service to help support clients with various issues they face around domestic abuse. No previous experience or qualifications are required. Full training and ongoing support will be provided. The role will be based at the Splitz head office in Trowbridge. All volunteers will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Volunteers will be expected to commit to a minimum of 4 hours a week – days and times to be mutually agreed.

For more


We are looking for candidates with passion to oversee a Domestic Abuse Perpetrator Programme for men. We need a Programme Coordinator for 37 hrsper week.

The programmes run in Gloucestershire aim to improve the safety of victims of domestic abuse. Programmes include a voluntary structured 25 week programme for male perpetrators with an integrated women’s safety worker, a healthy relationships group programme and 1-2-1 behaviour change interventions for male and female perpetrators.

The structured programme is based on the Duluth model and


Mark LakeMark Lake

Mark has over 25 years' experience of developing, managing and leading the provision of housing and support services to vulnerable people. He currently manages an £80m revenue budget and has responsibility for direct line management of 4 regional directors and indirect management of 450 staff. In 2006 Mark served as the chair of trustees for DHI in Bath.
Joined: Oct 2017.

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It is with great sadness that Splitz said goodbye to Andy Samuels this month.


Splitz have once again been successful in maintaining our Mentoring & Befriending Approved Provider Status (APS) from the NCVO for the Buddy Scheme.

Those who access our services, and those who fund them, can be reassured that the best practice and quality is maintained in all that we do!

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