Events and Deadlines Calendar


NB: Please also see International Women’s Day 2015 – Calendar of Events


March
Ongoing ~ Women’s History Month in East London – Alternative Arts – until 31 March 2015
Ongoing ~ Women’s History Month in East London – Daily Diary – until 31 March 2015
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27 March 2015 ~ Still We Rise – Preventing violence against women in Wales – Welsh Women’s Aid – Cardiff & 28 March 2015
27 March 2015 ~ Sphinx Theatre presents Women Centre Stage: Heroines – London – 28 March 2015
27 March 2015 13:00 ~ Next Generation Feminists ~ #NextGenFem – Zero Tolerance – Edinburgh
28 March 2015 ~ Women’s Gathering on gender and the politics of technology, focusing on reproductive technologies – London – & 29 March 2015
28 March 2015 12:00 ~ Pro-Choice Public Meeting and Abortin Rights AGM – London
29 March 2015 17:00 ~ Justice for Farkhunda – London Vigil
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30 March 2015 ~ New Survey Investigates Views on Women’s Equality – Fawcett – deadline
31 March 2015 15:00 ~ Women, Peace and Transnational Activism: A Century On – Queen Mary University of London
31 March 2015 19:00 ~ Bristol Women’s Question Time – West – Bristol Women’s Voice

April
2 April 2015 19:30 ~ Waiting For August + Director Q&A (Via Skype) – London
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8 April 2015 12:00 ~ The Girl Generation: Diaspora Grant Programme – Forward – Deadline
11 April 2015 10:00 ~ Women, Faith and Feminism – Engender – Glasgow
12 April 2015 14:00 ~ Celebrating solidarity with Nicaraguan women – Nicaragua-Solidarity – London
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15 April 2015 10:00 ~ “This is not my destiny” Reflecting on responses to forced marriage in England and Wales – ROW – London
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30 April 2015 10:00 ~ “This is not my destiny” Reflecting on responses to forced marriage in England and Wales – ROW – Sheffield
30 April 2015 ~ 2015 submissions for London Feminist Film Festival – deadline
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Updated 27 March 2015

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 2015 – now past
* http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/?p=1112

Events and Deadlines in 2014
* 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

2014 Christmas and 2015 New Year Women’s Group Appeals


Just talking helped me decide what I need to do to get through the day – Self Injury Support Appeal



24 December 2014 ~ Tiny Diner
– Supporting the work of Eaves – Deadline to pledge support



Help to make Christmas safer for women and children
– Women’s Aid Northern Ireland



NAWO appeals for funds to expand young women’s work, all donations gratefully received



Support our Christmas appeal
– Refuge



Sheffield Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre’s Christmas Appeal



Woman’s Trust Christmas Appeal



Help Abortion Support Network crowdfund their work



Christmas Appeal 2014
Young Women’s Trust



Sandwell Women’s Aid
Christmas Appeal



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



19 December 2014 ~ Haven Christmas 2014 Toy Appeal Ends – Wolverhampton



17 December 2014 ~ The New Futures Project Christmas Appeal – Leicestershire & Rutland



13 December 2014 ~ Christmas Appeal for women and children seeking asylum
– Crossroads Women’s Centre


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