Uned Atal Trais (Violence Prevention Unit Wales) - May 2020

Summary: Link to Uned Atal Trais (Violence Prevention Unit Wales) who have a created a specific COVID-19 section.



The Wales Violence Prevention Unit (VPU) is a partnership of organisations who are working together to prevent all forms of violence across Wales. The VPU was established in 2019 thought Home Office funding. In Wales, a public health approach to preventing violence is employed. There is a COVID-19 specific section which includes information concerning:

  • Available support services
  • Domestic abuse and sexual violence
  • Violence and abuse on line – young people
  • Harm and abuse older people
  • Harm and abuse of children and young people
  • Information hub (which include ‘vblog’, ‘e-bulletin’ and resources for practitioners and service providers)