Domestic Abuse Bill a positive move forward

Domestic Abuse Bill a positive move forward

Oasis Community Housing has joined the many voices welcoming the news that legislation around domestic and intimate abuse is being strengthened to include more severe sentences for non-fatal strangulation, greater capacity to prosecute for coercive and controlling...
Giving a Home: Izzie’s story

Giving a Home: Izzie’s story

Almost one in three women living on the streets cites domestic abuse as one of the reasons. During lockdown 1.0, the media reported a rise in domestic abuse. An increase Oasis Community Housing’s Empower Team has been seeing too. Throughout this year,...
Giving a Home: Izzie’s story

A safe house for Izzie

We hit a big milestone this summer thanks to our funders. A mum and her children became our first Empower Beds tenants, offering a safe house, thanks to £50,000 funding from Nationwide Building Society through County Durham Community Foundation. After leaving an...