Category Archives: General News

2015-2016 Annual Report

WAO 2015-2016 ANNUAL REPORT


International Women’s Day – 8th March

For International Women’s Day 2017, we’re asking you to #BeBoldForChange Call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world – a more inclusive, gender equal world



Male Victims of Domestic Abuse

If you are a man in Orkney and are experiencing domestic abuse whether within a same sex or heterosexual relationship there is support for you, contact – the “Men’s Advice Line” on 0808 801 0327 for confidential advice, practical advice and emotional support. The advice line also welcomes calls from concerned friends, family or front line workers. Their¬†web site can be found at –

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New on-line materials!

The Orkney Child Protection Committee has been working on creating new on-line materials.

Included in this are new webpages on the OIC website, which include a page for children and young people, and a page for adults who are
concerned about a child.

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