Events and Deadlines Calendar

August
13 August 2014 ~ Women in Tune Festival 2014 – Llanfair Clydogau, Lampeter – until 17 August 2014
17 August 2014 ~ Corinna Seith Award Deadline extended
20 August 2014 14:00 ~ Palestinian Poet Maya Abu Al-Hayat in conversation with Magi Gibson – Glasgow Women’s Library
28 August 2014 ~ The Violence Against Women Volunteer Awards 2014 Scotland – nominations close
30 August 2014 ~ FemiFest 2014 – Positively REVOLTING Women – RadFem UK – London & 31 August 2014
~ ~ ~ FemiFest 2014 Contributors and Programme – London + 31 August 2014
~ ~ ~ Limited number of free tickets for FemiFest 2014 – 30 & 31 August 2014 – London
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September
5 September 2014 ~ Nottingham Women’s Centre first round of small grants funding application deadline
8 September 2014 17:00 ~ Edge Fund – deadline for grant applications
17 September 2014 9:30 ~ Working with Trafficked Women – WGN – London
Sexual offences guidance ‘victim focused’ – College of Policing – Guidance and Consultation – closes 22 September 2014
22 September 2014 ~ Rosa’s FGM Small Grants Programme Round3 – application closing date
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October
1 October 2014 ~ The Write To End Violence Against Women Awards – Scotland – submission deadline
15 October 2014 ~ Austerity, Gender and Household Finances: Call for papers deadline
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November
12 November 2014 9:30 ~ Restoring Resilience – WGN – London
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December
31 December 2014 ~ Childcare Business Grant Scheme extend – UK Government
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Updated 14 August 2014

Links to other information

Vacancy Deadlines
Are NOT included in the above listing but are listed by date added http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/vacancies/?page_id=63

Training
Is not listed separately but can be found by using the tag function eg
* Training by women’s groups http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/groups/?cat=40
* Training by other organisations http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/news/?cat=144

Women’s Groups News
* Index of all women’s groups news postings by date added http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/groups/?page_id=75

Women’s Issues in the News
* Index of all women’s issues in the news postings by date added http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/news/?page_id=30

Events and Deadlines in 2014 – now past
* http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/?p=897

Events and Deadlines in 2013
* http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/?p=591

Events and Deadlines in 2012
* See http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/?p=573

Domestic and Sexual Violence Helplines


Domestic Violence Helplines


Rape Crisis Helplines

National Domestic Violence Helpline
0808 2000 247
Freephone 24 Hour

List of Refuges England
National Freephone Helpline
0808 802 9999
12-2.30 and 7-9.30 Every Day of the Year
Local Rape Crisis Centres England and Wales
Scotland Domestic Abuse Helpline
0800 027 1234
List of Refuges Scotland
Rape Crisis Scotland National Helpline
08088 01 03 02 : 6pm-midnight
Local Rape Crisis Centres Scotland
All Wales Domestic Abuse & Sexual Violence Helpline
0808 8010 800 : Open 24 hours
List of Refuges Wales Local Rape Crisis Centres England and Wales
24 Hour Domestic & Sexual Violence Helpline Northern Ireland
0808 802 1414 24 Hour
Email Support: 24hrsupport@dvhelpline.org | Text support to 07797 805 839
Freephone from all landlines and mobiles. Translation service available.
Open to all women and men affected by domestic & sexual violence
List of Refuges Northern Ireland
Rape Crisis Network Ireland Helpline
1800 77 88 88
24 Hour
Local Rape Crisis Centres Ireland
Republic of Ireland National Freephone Helpline
1800 341 900
List of Refuges in the Republic of Ireland
Broken Rainbow LGBT Domestic Violence Helpline
0300 999 5428
Mon & Thur 10am-8pm, Tues & Wed 10am-5pm
(Tues 1-5pm Trans specific service)
Rape Crisis Network Europe
Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARCs): England Scotland and Wales
SARCs are specialist medical and forensic services for anyone who has been raped or sexually assaulted.
They aim to be a one-stop service, providing the following under one roof:
medical care and forensic examination following assault / rape and, in some locations, sexual health services.
Medical Services are free of charge and provided to women, men, young people and children.

Updated 11/12/13

If any of this information is incorrect or out of date please let us know

2013 Christmas and 2014 New Year Women’s Group Appeals


21 December 2013 10:00 ~
Help Fund Raise Funds For Glasgow Women’s Aid



Christmas Appeal for women and children seeking asylum –
Legal Action for Women



Edinburgh Women’s Aid
Appeal 2013



Kickstarter Appeal –
Glasgow Women’s Library



Urgent Christmas Appeal 2013
– CIS’ters: surviving rape and sexual abuse



Fawcett
Christmas appeal
for fighting fund



The BIG Project
(Birthing in The Gambia) –
Soroptimist International Great Britain and Ireland (SIGBI)



Help someone this Christmas by speaking out –
campaign to raise awareness of domestic abuse


#helpawomensgroup #feministtenner

Please send details of your group’s
Christmas / New Year Appeal –
and we can add it here!


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