Issue details

Sexual Violence Strategy

To note the sexual violence strategy and to contribute to its delivery.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Decision due: 27 April 2023 by Health and Wellbeing Board

Lead member: Cabinet member health and adult wellbeing

Lead director: Acting Director of Public Health

Department: Community Wellbeing

Contact: Dr Frances Howie, Public Health Consultant Email:


There were some months of consultation with the members of the Sexual Violence sub-group of the Community Safety Partnership, including at initial and drafting stages. These include members from the police, NHS, West Mercia Women's Aid, West Mercia Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Centre, Herefordshire Women's Equality Group, Probation Service, Herefordshire Council, Drug and Alcohol Services, and Sexual Health Services.

Agenda items


  • Sexual Violence Strategy  

Background papers