Domestic abuse and the lockdown

Domestic abuse and support for victims has been a key focus for PCCs during the lockdown. In this panel discussion, three charities – two from Kent and one national – discuss their experiences, the changes they’ve had to make, the extra demand for their services and what they’ve learned. The Read more…

Mental health and COVID-19

Matthew hosts a panel discussion between Anna McGovern, Chair of Medway Youth Council, Adam Colthorpe of South Kent Mind and Nav Mirza, the founder of Dads Unlimited. We talk about mental health and the impact of lockdown, support for young people, domestic violence, family situations and improvements for the future. Read more…

Performance and Delivery Board

The question and answer session between Matthew Scott, Kent’s Police and Crime Commissioner, and Alan Pughsley QPM, Chief Constable. At the end of the Chief Constable’s update, Matthew asked about staff welfare provision, domestic violence, antisocial behaviour, hidden harms and mental health.