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New call to shut down Yarls Wood

26th September 2016 All Comments

Every year around 2,000 women seeking asylum are detained in Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre. The majority of these women in detention have experienced sexual violence or torture in their countries of origin. The Home Office says detention is necessary to effect deportations – but only a quarter of the women leaving Yarl’s Wood face […]

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New call to shut down Yarls Wood

26th September 2016 All Comments

Every year around 2,000 women seeking asylum are detained in Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre. The majority of these women in detention have experienced sexual violence or torture in their countries of origin. The Home Office says detention is necessary to effect deportations – but only a quarter of the women leaving Yarl’s Wood face […]

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Mental health services not meeting women’s needs

26th September 2016 All Comments

Mental health services across England are not adequately considering the needs of female mental health patients, according to the results of a Freedom of Information request released by Agenda. As it launches its Women in Mind Campaign, the charity reports that only one NHS Mental Health Trust, out of 35 who responded, had a women’s mental hea

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Mental health services not meeting women’s needs

26th September 2016 All Comments

Mental health services across England are not adequately considering the needs of female mental health patients, according to the results of a Freedom of Information request released by Agenda. As it launches its Women in Mind Campaign, the charity reports that only one NHS Mental Health Trust, out of 35 who responded, had a women’s mental hea

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