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Thursday
Jun102010

Scottish Government Debate: Violence Against Men

Alex Neil opened the debate on behalf of the Government with the contention that 'That the Parliament recognises that domestic abuse is a very serious and totally unacceptable problem in Scottish society; notes in particular that all victims, whether they be women, men or children, deserve appropriate support, and therefore welcomes the Scottish Government’s provision of funding for a support helpline for male victims, which will provide the further information about their needs that is required before any future decisions about services are made'.

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