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

UK guide for lesbian and bisexual women affected by sexual violence

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

Roar: Summary report 2013

If you ever wondered why lesbian, gay, bisexual 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

Woman-to-Woman Sexual Assault

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

Amina Project

The Amina Project  is a peer support scheme for women who have experienced rape, sexual assault or sexual abuse at anytime in their life.

The scheme trains women who have experienced sexual violence to provide support to other women with similar experiences.… Read the rest

Mydecision.co.uk website launched

“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.

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