Job Vacancy at Brighton Rise

PROJECT WORKER – GB&T

(Gay, Bisexual & Trans* Men)

1 year Fixed-term Contract

scp 26 – 28 (£22,937– £24,472)

37 hours per week

Quote ref PWG 05/15/04

We are looking for a Project Worker to join our National award winning charity. … Read the rest

Stop Online Abuse

Galop are leading a new partnership involving Trans Media Watch, Women’s Resource Centre, Gires, Rights of Women,  All Sorts, and LGBT Consortuim,  funded by the GEO  to stop online abuse. Partners have come together to create a new website which  gives practical advice, gives information on how to access emotional support, and where to go for more information.   … Read the rest

National funding to support survivors

A £10 million government fund to help support refuges across the country and boost provision for survivors of domestic abuse and their families was announced on International Women’s Day. The fund was shared between 55 regions in England.… Read the rest

Do we need a new way of working- supporting all LGBT* victim/survivors of violence and abuse.

Do we need a new way of working- supporting all LGBT victim/survivors of violence and abuse.

LGBT people can experience violence and abuse throughout their lives and from multiple perpetrators. As coordinator for the LGBT Domestic Abuse Forum, I have seen that the Violence Against Women and Girls VAWG sector has been successful at bringing together activists and practitioners to win political influence and funding. … Read the rest

Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Women’s Support Group

A monthly Wednesday evening support group from 6-7.30pm run by North London Rape Crisis in Islington was launched in February 2015.

The aim of the group is breaking isolation, providing information and ways to manage the impact of abuse, growth and the empowerment of women.… Read the rest