Victim Care Devon and Cornwall accredited memberSSC member

The Zito Partnership

"The pursuit of compassion, dignity and hope."

To provide support for individuals, families and relatives who have experienced harm. Specifically those affected by:

Incidents where publicly funded services have failed to offer appropriate support and intervention resulting in severe harm or death.

Violent crime resulting in severe harm or death; including homicide and manslaughter.

The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

The offer of support will include:

1:1 psychological support utilising a stepped approach
Practical and logistical support
Social support which will include signposting to other agencies
Support through the complaints process
Support through court, coroners court and inquests
Support through formal investigations
Media advice
The support aims to reduce and mitigate against secondary victimisation.

To influence the development, commissioning and provision of private, public and voluntary sector services.

This will include:

Providing a collective voice for families and individuals
Restoring relationships between individuals, communities and organisations through mediation and conciliation.
The advancement of education in the support and care of individuals and their families who have experienced violent crime, traumatic loss and harm
The promotion of research and the dissemination of the useful results of such research.
Facilitating learning and support the training of organisations, the development of, and adherence to, quality assurance frameworks.
Working alongside organisations to ensure they support practices to mitigate harm.
Working with legislators to ensure that the rights of individuals who have experienced violent crime, traumatic loss and harm are upheld and built in to statute where this is not already the case.

Services

Find out more about the services we offer by clicking the headings below


  1. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  2. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  3. 1:1 psychological support utilising a stepped approach Practical and logistical support Social support which will include signposting to other agencies Support through the complaints process Support through court, coroners court and inquests Support through formal investigations Media advice

  4. 1:1 psychological support utilising a stepped approach for the lifetime of the client. This will involve emotional support and counselling.

  5. 1:1 psychological support utilising a stepped approach for the lifetime of the client. This will involve emotional support and counselling.

  6. Social support which will include signposting to other agencies Support through the complaints process Support through court, coroners court and inquests Support through formal investigations Media advice

  7. Support through the complaints process Support through court, coroners court and inquests Support through formal investigation

  8. 1:1 psychological support utilising a stepped approach for the lifetime of the client. This will involve emotional support and counselling.

  9. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  10. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from Domestic Violence. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  11. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  12. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  13. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  14. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  15. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  16. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  17. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  18. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  19. The Zito Partnership will provide information and advice to enable people to cope and recover from their experience. In practice, this work involves responding to requests for help and information on a wide range of matters. Predominantly this means the process that families and others are exposed to in the case of homicide, suicide, violent crime, and severe harm.

  20. Expertise and support to organisations to learn from when things go wrong. Organisational learning and compliance with the 'Being Open' framework and with 'Duty of Candour'

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