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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Reforming Family Justice: insights from women working with Pause

Read our reflections on the Public Law Consultation on children cases in the family court and what we are learning from the women we work with...

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Breaking up is hard to do

Check out the latest in our occasional blog series by Jo Thomas, our Implementation Manager for Participation and Pause Next Steps....

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Have you seen the @TrussellTrust campaign to end the 5 week wait for #UniversalCredit? We at @PauseOrg are backing the campaign as we know the huge issues #UC causes for women we work with. Check it out and add your support too!👇action.trusselltrust.org/help… #5weekstoolong