RCTN Hits £40,000 Fundraising Target

Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland have succeeded in raising £40k in celebration of 40 years in the region. Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland (RCTN), a charity that provides services to women and girls who live, work or study in Tyneside and Northumberland, are celebrating raising £40,000, thanks to a whole year of fundraising activities and [...]

2019-02-07T15:38:34+00:00

RCTN New Group Work

Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland New Evening Group RCTN has new 6-week evening group starting in mid-February in central Newcastle Our groups are for any woman aged 16 or over who lives, works or studies in Tyneside and Northumberland and has experienced sexual violence at any time in her life. If you are interested in [...]

2019-01-10T10:05:58+00:00

Sue Pearce MBE

Co-CEO, Sue Pearce, awarded MBE in New Year's Honours' List Sue Pearce, CEO of Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland (RCTN), is shocked and delighted to have been nominated for a Member of the British Empire (MBE) Award for her work with women who have experienced sexual violence. Sue Pearce said “I have had a very [...]

2019-01-02T14:43:22+00:00

Donation

Kind Donation received from Gail Curry's book This week Sue Pearce CO-CEO collected a donation from Gail Curry. Who kindly donated the sales from her new brilliant book, Lines from an Unfinished Love Song, together with the collection from the gallery. Gail’s poems record 17 years of friendship, love, loss, depression and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder [...]

2018-10-25T11:57:08+00:00

RCTN Annual Review Report 2017/18

Rape Crisis Tyneside and Northumberland Annual Review Report 2017/18 For an overview of our work including the impact our services have had on the lives of women and girls take a look at our Annual Review Report 2017-2018 Read & Download here  Rape Crisis Annual Report 2017-2018

2018-10-18T10:42:07+00:00

New Weekly Helpline & Email Support Session

We are proud to announce that our free and confidential Helpline and Email Support services are expanding. From Monday 7th May 2018 both services will be answered an additional evening every week. The new opening times for the services are: Monday – Thursday evening between 6pm and 8.30pm.  Friday daytime between 11am and 2pm. Telephone Helpline: 0800 [...]

2018-05-10T21:42:28+00:00

Helpline & Email Support Services Improvement

We are committed to opening the Helpline & Email Support services more and want to find out when would be the best time to open a new session. We would appreciate it if you could complete our anonymous survey to tell us how we can develop our services to meet the needs of more women [...]

2017-12-20T15:28:05+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