Events and Deadlines Calendar

See also the Calendar of events during the 16 Days of Activism http://www.womensgrid.org.uk/16days/?page_id=93
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November
24 November 2014 19:00 ~ Anti Porn protest – Paul Raymond Awards – London
25 November 2014 ~ Reclaim the Night 2014 Cheltenham
25 November 2014 19:30 ~ The Forgotten Women of Tower Hamlets – Hope Sessions and LIFT – London
26 November 2014 ~ Urgent OBJECT Action: Lap Dancing Club Licence Renewal – Deadline
27 November 2014 ~ No Recourse, No Safety – International Conference – Eaves – London – & 28 November 2014
27 November 2014 18:30 ~ 50:50 Parliament Demonstration of Support – Westminster
27 November 2014 18:00 ~ Reclaim the Night 2014 Dundee
27 November 2014 18:15 ~ Reclaim the Night 2014 Glasgow
27 November 2014 18:30 ~ Forced marriage: the real disgrace – UCL Public Event – London
28 November 2014 9:00 ~ Abuse of Children: Attachment Issues – Separation and Reunion Forum 15th Annual Conference – London
29 November 2014 ~ LCPS ‘Silva Safety’ One-Day Intensives: Grace | Harmony | Balance | Power – London
29 November 2014 10:00 ~ Sexual violence in conflict: From global to local actions – UK WILPF – London
29 November 2014 11:00 ~ Black Workers Demand Justice! Then and Now – Freedom Without Fear – Birmingham
29 November 2014 19:00 ~ Laughing Cows 16th Birthday gigs – Glossop, Lancaster & Manchester – 29 & 30 November 2014
29 November 2014 19:00 ~ Reclaim The Night March 2014 Belfast
29 November 2014 19:00 ~ Reclaim the Night 2014 Southampton
29 November 2014 19:00 ~ Reclaim the Night 2014 Dorchester
Re-imagine: Black Women in Britain – Exhibition closes on 30 November 2014 – London
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December
2 December 2014 18:00 ~ Jail rapists NOT Rape Victims – BWARAP & WAR – London
6 December 2014 ~ LCPS IMPACT Women’s Safety Day Intensive Course – LCPS – London
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8 December 2014 10:00 ~ Stop the traffic! Supporting women in the UK from identification to compensation – in partnership with the Anti-trafficking and Labour Exploitation Unit – ROW – London
9 December 2014 19:30 ~ Winter Warmer – Comedy evening for Women for Refugee Women with Shazia Mirza – London
9 December 2014 ~ Training Course for Engaging Women’s Recovery from Sexual Violence – WGN – & 10 December 2014
11 December 2014 18:00 ~ Black British Feminisms – Centre for Feminist Research – London
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31 December 2014 ~ Childcare Business Grant Scheme extend – UK Government
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2015
12 January 2015 ~ Women’s Self Empowerment Groups – West London Rape Crisis
17 January 2015 ~ Consultation on abortion 2014 – Department of Justice Northern Ireland – closes
29 January 2015 ~ Multicultural and Feminist Approach – Working with Women Overcoming Experience of Violence – WGN – 12 days in total
28 February 2015 ~ Newham Sexual Violence Needs Assessment – Rape Crisis South London – survey closes
18 March 2015 ~ Promoting Recovery to Support Women with Complex Needs – WGN – & 19 March 2015
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Updated 25 November 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


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