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26th May 2017 All Comments

6 June 2017 18:30 ~ Film screening: Under the Shadow – Women Peace and Security LSE – London

Until 8pm @ Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE Speakers: Sofia Candeias and  Director Fiona Lloyd-Davies Under the Shadow tells the story of Masika Katsuva, who led Congo’s rape survivors to find healing, independence and justice through working together in the field. We hear extraordinary confessions from soldiers, then witness a trial that could change the […]

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26th May 2017 All Comments

Volunteer Mentor/Befriender (Hibiscus initiative)

Job title: Volunteer Mentor/Befriender Closing Date: N/A Organisation: Hibiscus Initiatives Website: http://hibiscusinitiatives.org.uk/index.php/project/community-resettlement/ Description: Overall Role:   To participate as a mentor for Hibiscus Initiatives’ mentoring programme for women from BMER and migrant communities affected by the criminal justice system and/or immigration restrictions.   Key responsibilities Be available to visit/meet your mentee once a month for […]

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25th May 2017 All Comments

Jobs: Changing Lives

Changing Lives is looking for a Domestic Abuse Advocate Educator based in Newcastle (£22,366 pro rata) – 30 hours per week, fixed term contract for 1 year with a strong expectation of 2 years further funding.

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25th May 2017 All Comments

Children affected by domestic abuse

Children & Young People Now reports that Buttle UK has released figures following analysis of grant-giving which shows that: it received 9,909 referrals about children affected by domestic abuse during 2016, an increase in referrals of 33% on the previous year; 3,384 of these referrals related to children aged four or u

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25th May 2017 All Comments

Report finds flatlining income for small charities

Taking the Pulse, a report by The Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI), says voluntary income for charities with turnovers of £1.5m or less has risen by only 1 per cent since June 2013. Small charities are being urged to act now to ensure their survival after a second survey this week revealed flat levels of income.

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24th May 2017 All Comments

Advice Caseworker – Young Women’s Lead (WGN)

Job title: Advice Caseworker – Young Women’s Lead (Full time) Closing Date: 23rd June 2017 Organisation: Women and Girls Network Website: www.wgn.org.uk Description: Women and Girls Network (WGN) are looking to appoint a highly motivated, skilled and experienced Advice Caseworker to join our Ascent Advice Service. We are looking for an experienced practitioner who will […]

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Upcoming Events

2nd June 2017

Personal Confidence and Self Awareness Course

This short course is for women who are exploring options for work and would like to tackle stress and confidence issues in a supportive women-only environment.  Participants can also benefit from one to one support sessions to look at overcoming all kinds of practical barriers to work and financial security. The course tutor is Julia […]

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Upcoming Events

3rd June 2017

Working Weekend at the Workshop

Another chance to have a go at practical skills and meet other women while you help us complete the Women’s Workshop self-build project.

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9th June 2017

Personal Confidence and Self Awareness Course

This short course is for women who are exploring options for work and would like to tackle stress and confidence issues in a supportive women-only environment.  Participants can also benefit from one to one support sessions to look at overcoming all kinds of practical barriers to work and financial security. The course tutor is Julia […]

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Upcoming Events

12th June 2017

SpLinter Sisters Support Group

A new peer support group for young women with learning differences who would like to improve their communication in group and one to one settings. The group will help set the programme which will include fun activities, discussions, visiting projects and learning opportunities. The Group is starting up with a meal out and a joint […]

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16th June 2017

Personal Confidence and Self Awareness Course

This short course is for women who are exploring options for work and would like to tackle stress and confidence issues in a supportive women-only environment.  Participants can also benefit from one to one support sessions to look at overcoming all kinds of practical barriers to work and financial security. The course tutor is Julia […]

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Upcoming Events

17th June 2017

Drop In and Help Weekend

An open weekend at the Women’s Workshop for women to help us complete the building and the path – all kinds of skills and activities on offer, lunch provided. To let us know if you’re coming please email info@womensworkshop.net  

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23rd June 2017

Personal Confidence and Self Awareness Course

This short course is for women who are exploring options for work and would like to tackle stress and confidence issues in a supportive women-only environment.  Participants can also benefit from one to one support sessions to look at overcoming all kinds of practical barriers to work and financial security. The course tutor is Julia […]

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Upcoming Events

30th June 2017

Personal Confidence and Self Awareness Course

This short course is for women who are exploring options for work and would like to tackle stress and confidence issues in a supportive women-only environment.  Participants can also benefit from one to one support sessions to look at overcoming all kinds of practical barriers to work and financial security. The course tutor is Julia […]

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Upcoming Events

12th July 2017

SpLinter Sisters Support Group

A new peer support group for young women with learning differences who would like to improve their communication in group and one to one settings. The group will help set the programme which will include fun activities, discussions, visiting projects and learning opportunities. The Group is starting up with a meal out and a joint […]

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Upcoming Events

12th August 2017

SpLinter Sisters Support Group

A new peer support group for young women with learning differences who would like to improve their communication in group and one to one settings. The group will help set the programme which will include fun activities, discussions, visiting projects and learning opportunities. The Group is starting up with a meal out and a joint […]

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