Stop Online Abuse

stop online abuse

A new website tackling online abuse aimed at women and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered) is now up and running.

Stop Online Abuse (www.stoponlineabuse.org.uk), the government funded site was created by Galop, an LGBT anti-violence charity, in consultation with Trans Media Watch, the Women’s Resource Centre, Gender Identity Research and Education Society, Rights of Women, Allsorts, End Violence Against Women and the LGBT Consortium.… Read the rest

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

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

The Rabbit Event…Goes to Leicester. NEW DATE.

The Rabbit Event Due to popular demand, we are repeating this event in a new location.

If your work, organisation, service or activism involves providing services for lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans* survivors of domestic abuse, we would like to invite you to attend a national front line workers meeting.… Read the rest

PRESS RELEASE 28.01.15

#EDM 653 Campaign for safe accommodation for LGBT survivors

A cross-party group of MPs, alongside LGBT Housing Association Stonewall Housing, have tabled an Early Day Motion highlighting the issue of domestic abuse in the LGBT community.… Read the rest