2014 Christmas and 2015 New Year Women’s Group Appeals


Just talking has 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



Christmas Appeal – We need your 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



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



Will the crowd fund abortion? Grassroots abortion charity uses crowdfunding to get to the next level



Christmas Appeal 2014
Young Women’s Trust



Sandwell Women’s Aid
Christmas Appeal



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



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


Events and Deadlines Calendar

December
19 December 2014 ~ Haven Christmas 2014 Toy Appeal Ends – Wolverhampton
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24 December 2014 ~ Tiny Diner – Supporting the work of Eaves – Deadline to pledge support
27 December 2014 19:00 ~ Laughing Cows – Glossop
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31 December 2014 ~ Childcare Business Grant Scheme extend – UK Government
31 December 2014 ~ Beaver Club Night on New Year’s Eve – Dulcet Sounds – Manchester
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2015
January
9 January 2015 ~ True Honour Awards 2015 – IKWRO
12 January 2015 ~ Women’s Self Empowerment Groups – West London Rape Crisis
13 January 2015 ~ Domestic Violence Perpetrators – Changing the Story – CWASU & CRiVA – London
15 January 2015 ~ Domestic Violence Perpetrators – Changing the Story – CWASU & CRiVA – Durham
17 January 2015 ~ Consultation on abortion 2014 – Department of Justice Northern Ireland – closes
19 January 2015 ~ Rosa’s FGM Small Grants Programme Round 4 – Wales and Northern Ireland – Application Deadline
19 January 2015 ~ Women’s History Month 1-31 March 2015 – East London Programme Submission Deadline
19 January 2015 19:30 ~ Will Women’s Voices Be Heard – Women of the World & Counting Women In – London
29 January 2015 ~ Multicultural and Feminist Approach – Working with Women Overcoming Experience of Violence – WGN – 12 days in total

February
21 February 2015 12:30 ~ The No Platforming of Radical Feminists – RadFem Collective – Sheffield
28 February 2015 ~ Newham Sexual Violence Needs Assessment – Rape Crisis South London – survey closes
28 February 2015 13:30 ~ No Platforming of Radical Feminists – A Talk by Julie Bindel – Nottingham

March
18 March 2015 ~ Promoting Recovery to Support Women with Complex Needs – WGN – & 19 March 2015
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Updated 19 December 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

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