Events and Deadlines Calendar

October
28 October 2014 18:00 ~ Candlelight Vigil in Remembrance of Savita Halappanavar – Abortion Rights Campaign – Dublin
31 October 2014 19:00 ~ Disabled Women’s right to Occupy! Feminism, disability and activism – DPAC – London

November
1 November 2014 ~ Nottingham Women’s Conference Fringe Festival until 29 November 2014
1 November 2014 15:00 ~ mixed race: girls project – Black Feminists Manchester
1 November 2014 18:30 ~ Reclaim the Night Nottingham
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6 November 2014 19:00 ~ Cuts to Domestic Violence Services – Sisters Uncut – London
7 November 2014 ~ Mini-Masterpieces Opens! – Fundraiser for Rape Crisis Tyneside – until 2 December 2014
8 November 2014 9:15 ~ The Working Women’s Charter 40 Years On – Conference – London
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12 November 2014 9:30 ~ Restoring Resilience – WGN – London
13 November 2014 9:30 ~ Stacey Hyde final appeal hearing – Justice for Women – London & 14 November 2014
13 November 2014 ~ The High Cost of Living with Violence Against Women and Girls – RISE National VAWG Conference 2014 – Brighton – & 14 November 2014
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22 November 2014 9:30 ~ Nottingham Women’s Conference 2014 – Nottingham
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27 November 2014 18:30 ~ Forced marriage: the real disgrace – UCL Public Event – London
29 November 2014 10:00 ~ Sexual violence in conflict: From global to local actions – UK WILPF – London
Re-imagine: Black Women in Britain – Exhibition closes on 30 November 2014 – London
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December
9 December 2014 ~ Training Course for Engaging Women’s Recovery from Sexual Violence – WGN – & 10 December 2014
31 December 2014 ~ Childcare Business Grant Scheme extend – UK Government
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2015
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
18 March 2015 ~ Promoting Recovery to Support Women with Complex Needs – WGN – & 19 March 2015
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Updated 29 October 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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Christmas / New Year Appeal –
and we can add it here!


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