Men's Violence Against Women And Children

Purpose of the group

To establish a forum for debate on the issue of men's violence against women and children. It is intended that the remit be broad enough to include the issues of rape, domestic violence, physical and emotional and sexual abuse.

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 21 January 2015

This meeting will be held at 5.30pm in the Adam Smith Room (CR5).



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Christine Gray

Isobel Hart

Laura Kemp

Christine Ratcliffe

Shirley Henderson

George Eckton


Scottish Women's Aid - Secretariat

Eighteen and Under


A Life Less Ordinary

Central Scotland Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Centre

Children 1st

City of Edinburgh Council

Edinburgh Women's Aid

Edinburgh Women’s Rape and Sexual Assault Centre

Fife Domestic and Sexual Abuse Partnership

Fife Rape and Sexual Assault Centre

Glasgow Women’s Aid

Grampian Regional Equality Council

Health Policy & Planning, West Lothian / Engender

NHS Lanarkshire - EVA Services

Open Secret

Out of the Darkness Theatre Company

Rape Crisis Scotland


Scottish Refugee Council

Scottish Parliament

Scottish Women's Convention

Shakti Women's Aid

Soroptimists International


Violence Reduction Unit

Women’s Support Project

Women Supporting Women

Zero Tolerance


Stirling Council

Children 1st

West Lothian Council

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Improvement Service

Relationship Scotland

Couple Counselling Central Scotland

Strathclyde University



Glasgow Caledonian University

NHS Lothian Sex Offender Liaison Service

NHS Grampian

Police Scotland

Glasgow Children’s and Families Service

White Ribbon Scotland

HMP Addiewell

Mothers' Union

YWCA Scotland

Hollaback! Edinburgh

Get involved

Next meeting:
21 January 2015


Tel: 0131 226 6606


Christina McKelvie MSP

The Scottish Parliament
EH99 1SP

0131 348 6680

Malcolm Chisholm MSP

Scottish Parliament
EH99 1SP

0131 348 5908