Stacey is employed by Fylde Coast Women’s Aid as a Health IDVA. She has been based at Blackpool Teaching Hospital since 2016. Stacey began her career as an Immediate Response Officer in Lancashire Constabulary, responding to crimes including victims of domestic and sexual assaults. Stacey felt passionate about understanding domestic abuse and making a lasting difference to improve the lives of those effected. When a new position arose for a Health IDVA to be placed into an acute health setting, Stacey lept at the opportunity to identify and support some of the hidden victims that through an entirely different route.