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Part Time Grace Counsellor

  Recruitment Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland are looking for a Part Time Female Counsellor (Northumberland) Female applicants only: Schedule 9 (paragraph 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies 1 Year Fixed Term Part Time 7.5 hours Pay scale pro rata NJC Pay Scale Point 29 (Actual £3577.02) Applicants subject to enhanced DBS check. Rape Crisis [...]

2018-07-24T09:38:07+00:00

Working with Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse

Working with Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse Monday 21 May, 1pm – 5pm The women that Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland work with say that what they find most helpful is understanding, acceptance, support and someone to listen to them in a non-judgemental environment. Many workers tell us that they want to provide [...]

2018-05-15T14:19:40+00:00

Tickets on sale for Her Story, celebrating women’s achievements

Her Story will see women from various industries sharing their stories of success at a one-off event to raise funds for Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland have already raised £13,000 towards their target of £40,000 to mark their 40thanniversary this year; and the fundraising activity continues apace with a Glasswalk [...]

2018-05-10T21:52:27+00:00

Shout-Up about sexual harassment in our pubs and clubs

Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland have teamed up with Safe Newcastle to launch a new campaign that is aimed at raising awareness of sexual violence and harassment in pubs, clubs and venues across the city. The campaign – Shout Up! – will launch on December 9th and work with venues across the city to train [...]

2017-12-04T21:17:31+00:00

Local Charity in Crowdfunding Appeal

Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland launch an appeal today as they are forced to find new premises in the city centre for the second time in four years. Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland, a Newcastle based charity providing support to women and girls who have experienced sexual violence are desperately seeking city centre new premises [...]

2017-10-12T08:02:06+00:00

Statement on the two child tax credit limit

From the 6th April 2017 support through Child Tax Credit, Universal Credit or Income Support will generally only be available for the first two children the claimant is responsible for unless the third or subsequent pregnancy is the result of rape or a coercive and controlling relationship. Child Tax Credit will continue to be paid [...]

2017-10-04T14:13:14+00:00

Local poet raises awareness of violence against women

Whitley Bay-based poet, author and artist Gail Curry launches a book of 47 poems this autumn to coincide with World Mental Health Day which reflect her experiences of mental health issues and sexual violence and how she has managed to find hope and recovery through it all. The self-published book entitled Lines From An Unfinished [...]

2017-09-11T13:41:10+00:00