Creating space for change

Pause works to prevent the damaging consequences of thousands more children being taken into care each year.

Pause works with women who have experienced, or are at risk of, repeated pregnancies that result in children needing to be removed from their care. We aim to give women the opportunity to pause and take control of their lives breaking a destructive cycle that causes both them and their children deep trauma.

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The difference relationships make

Pause is all about relationships. Paula Jackson-Key, Practice Lead at Pause Doncaster reflects on the power of relationships and how they support women to bring about and sustain positive change in their lives.

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Pause makes a difference

Today Pause is publishing data and information on the difference Pause Practices made across the UK last year.

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🚨Pause job alert!🚨Are you an ambitious, creative & influential leader who is passionate about supporting women to bring about positive change in their lives? Pause Hackney is looking for Practice Lead. Deadline 12 July. Apply now! 👇💻👍 @hackneycouncil