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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Pause key messages and recommendations for The Care Review

How can the care system provide the right foundations for women who experience, or are at risk of, the removal of children into care so that it never happens more than once?

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*New blog* Women working with Pause have their say on the Government's Women's Health Strategy

Today, Omolade Adedapo, Policy and Public Affairs Officer at Pause, submitted our response to the Department for Health and Social Care’s consultation on their Women’s Health Strategy. Our response works to ensure that the needs of the women working with Pause are acknowledged and reflected in the Women's Health Strategy

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Today we submitted our evidence to the @DHSCgovuk Women’s Health Strategy! Women working with Pause were able to share their experiences to shape our response to the consultation. Here are our 5 key recommendations to the consultation #TalkWomensHealth 1/7 pause.org.uk/news/women-wor… pic.twitter.com/E7EE1DaWUd