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Rape Crisis England & Wales & Coventry University launch new sexual violence disclosure training for higher education staff
Rape Crisis England & Wales & Coventry University launch new sexual violence disclosure training for higher education staff
28/2/2017
Rape Crisis England & Wales has worked in partnership with Coventry University to develop an online training module that will equip staff to effectively and sensitively support students who have experienced an unwanted sexual incident. [READ MORE]
ITV's Broadchurch to Support Extension of National Rape Crisis Helpline Hours during Season 3
ITV's Broadchurch to Support Extension of National Rape Crisis Helpline Hours during Season 3
16/2/2017
The national Rape Crisis helpline for England and Wales will be open for 14 hours a day during the eight weeks that the third and final series of popular TV drama Broadchurch is on air.  [READ MORE]
Rape Crisis welcomes Private Member's Bill on sexual offences
Rape Crisis welcomes Private Member's Bill on sexual offences
08/2/2017
Liz Saville Roberts MP will present a Private Member's Bill to the House of Commons today (8th February 2017), seeking to restrict the use of complainants' sexual history in rape trials [READ MORE]
Disrespect NoBody
Disrespect NoBody
03/2/2017
The Home Office has launched the second phase of its Disrespect NoBody campaign aimed at young people [READ MORE]
Rape Crisis supports 2nd annual Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week
Rape Crisis supports 2nd annual Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week
01/2/2017
Running from 6th - 12th February 2017, this nation-wide campaign tells the world #ItsNotOK [READ MORE]
Rape Crisis welcomes new report into sexist and victim-blaming attitudes
Rape Crisis welcomes new report into sexist and victim-blaming attitudes
20/1/2017
The Fawcett Society today (20th January 2017) released a report revealing that 38% of all men and 34% of all women believe a woman is totally or partly to blame if she is sexually assaulted while drunk and wearing a short skirt on a night out; Rape Crisis responds  [READ MORE]
On the sad news of Jill Saward's death
On the sad news of Jill Saward's death
05/1/2017
Jill Saward was a good friend and valued supporter of the Rape Crisis movement for three decades. [READ MORE]
Time to Ratify the Istanbul Convention
Time to Ratify the Istanbul Convention
08/12/2016
Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Bill debated in House of Commons [READ MORE]
Government must do more to ensure schools are protecting children against sexual harassment and sexual violence
Government must do more to ensure schools are protecting children against sexual harassment and sexual violence
29/11/2016
Rape Crisis joins Women and Equalities Select Committee in calling for Government to implement its recommendations on sexual violence in schools [READ MORE]
16 for '16: There's never been a more urgent moment to take action against violence against women
16 for '16: There's never been a more urgent moment to take action against violence against women
25/11/2016
Rape Crisis marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the 16 Days of Action [READ MORE]