Country Ghana
Year 2022
Type of Measure Coordinated and or Integrated service delivery > One-stop centers
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description

The Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit of the Ghana Police Service has established a ‘One - Stop – Shop’ for domestic violence cases. The Centre is equipped with a clinic, shelter, social welfare office and a psychologist to provide psycho-social counselling for victims and survivors. 

The first-ever One-Stop Centre was commissioned in Accra to enhance access to justice, psycho-social interventions and other services for survivors of domestic violence.

Source of Information

The Government of Ghana's submission for the 2022 Secretary General’s Report on the implementation of the General Assembly Resolutions on Intensification of efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls

One-Stop Centre on Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit was commissioned