Solace Women’s Aid are recruiting to our North London Rape Crisis Service. We are looking for a Co-Facilitator for our monthly evening support group for Lesbian, Bi and Trans women survivors of Sexual Violence.… Read the rest
24 November 2014 – To mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on Tuesday 25th November, The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) are launching ‘A guide for lesbian and bisexual women who have been affected by sexual violence’ – the very first guide to be released in the UK specifically for lesbian and bisexual women.… Read the rest
Survivors Network is conducting research into the experiences of transgender and non-binary survivors of sexual violence. Currently, the vast majority of sexual violence support services are for either only men or only women.
If you ever wondered why lesbian, gay, bisexul and trans* survivors of domestic abuse remain with their abusive partners or family; what sort of violence they experience and why they are unlikely to report the violence to the police or other services, this is for you.… Read the rest
Follow the link below if you are interested in completing a short online survey and taking part in a research study exploring the topic of woman-to-woman sexual assault. There is an opportunity at the end of the survey where you can choose to register your interest in taking part in the next phase of this research and to be interviewed; this is entirely optional.… Read the rest
“You have options”; that is the message from the Metropolitan Police Service as it today launches a comprehensive website that outlines the choices available to victims of rape and serious sexual assault.
Luleki Sizwe , a campaign group of lesbian survivors of so called “corrective rape” are celebrating the fact that over 100,000 people from 163 countries, have signed their petition calling on South Africa’s Minister of Justice to combat ‘corrective rape’.… Read the rest