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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Mental Health Awareness Week: The case for kindness #KindnessMatters

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week. In our latest blog, Ellen Marks, Director of Practice & Learning reflects on why this year's theme of 'kindness' is so important to Pause during the COVID-19 lockdown and beyond.

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Staying creative and connected during lockdown #PauseCreates

Roz Thomasoo, Knowledge & Evaluation Lead at Pause talks about the creativity we see across the Pause network, reflects on how women have continued to be creative during the lockdown and how we are staying connected whilst being physically distant. This is the start of #PauseCreates, a week-long celebration of the creativity of Pause People during the COVID-19 lockdown.

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