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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Why it matters: 16 days of activism against gender-based violence

25 November marks the start of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence. Clare Laxton, Director of Communications & Influencing has been thinking about why is matters and what we can do about it....

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It's election time... again

A General Election is happening in December. Jules Hillier our Chief Executive has been reflecting on what it means for the women Pause supports & how they can get their voices heard...

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Some of the women we work with have shared their powerful poems on their experiences #16Days - Thank you T for sharing