September – Ashleywood house hosted an event where a new Criminal Justice Strategy was launched and also the PSNI body cameras were demonstrated. In attendance were PSNI Inspector Jonny Hunter, District Judge Barney McElholm, Victim Support Manager Gillian Clifford and 24hr Helpline Manager Sonya McMullan
Family Justice Centres Europe release a documentary on how important an all in one justice centre is, featuring interviews with domestic abuse victims from different countries in Europe including Derry. Also interviews with Marie Brown Judge Barney McElholm, Mayor Brenda Stevenson and various others who work in pilot family justice centres.
January – Marie Brown and Jo Corcoran from FWA along with Mayor of Derry Brenda Stevenson , got to Brussels to attend a Family Justice Centers Europe Conference on the ‘Daphne III’ Project, which is to prevent and combat violence against children, young people and women and to protect victims at risk.
March – The Heritage Lottery Fund award a grant of £1.4 million towards the transformation of the old Sister of Mercy Convent in Pump Street into a new Family Justice Centre