Refuge Commissioning

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-02-26
Session date: 
February 26, 2014
Reference: 
2014/0541
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

The Violence Against Women and Girls Strategy 2013-17 states that MOPAC will work with partners to develop a more joined up and needs-led approach for future refuge commissioning. What progress has the VAWG panel made on this issue?

Answer

Answer for Refuge Commissioning

Answer for Refuge Commissioning

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Under the leadership of the VAWG Panel, MOPAC is working with London Councils to understand the demand for refuge provision and current commissioning arrangements in London. We expect to have the data by early 2015 and that it will inform the future commissioning approach.