Understand more about coercive control with a free screening of Rattlesnake at the Tyneside Cinema performed by the award winning Open Clasp...come along, sign up..all welcome. Visit the Eventbrite website for more details:- https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rattle-snake-screening-tickets-76751587063?fbclid=IwAR0gzz81TCRWyEhCBUHS5NotQn8_-az_Xz1vkWzGucXj-qzw4t5X_7CCQoQ
On December 3rd the mobile phone provider, EE, are doing a 'Digital Dip' at Newbiggin, Northumberland with the money raised being split between NDAS and Longbenton's cat and dog shelter. Another great act raising awareness for domestic abuse!
Kim McGuinness, Northumbria's' PCC visited Northumbria Police & Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue services today for the White Ribbon pledge. "Today is #whiteribbon2019 day and together we take a stand and say we WILL NOT accept violence of any kind against women and girls. Thank you to Northumbria Police and Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service for signing this pledge. You are role models in your communities and your commitment means so much."
Today marks the start of Domestic Abuse Awareness Week. Visit the UNs page to see what they are doing to end VAWG (Violence Against Women & Girls). https://www.un.org/en/events/endviolenceday/?fbclid=IwAR0y1jSSpRWZZe5DEE2pCjt9XncwBsaOtBZRvVhKUTho8hlCV6jHhxqLKBg
Representatives from NDAS, Places for People, Rape Crisis and Cygnus Support were invited to discuss issues around abuse in Northumberland. Hosted by Lesley Long, on Lionheart radios "Women on Air", the programme will be broadcast w/c 25th November to coincide with Domestic Abuse Awareness Week. @placesforpeople @RapeCrisisTN @CygnusSupport1 @Lionheart_Radio
How does it work? easyfundraising turns your everyday online shopping into free donations for your favourite cause. How? Just start your online shopping first at easyfundraising, then shop as normal. Our retailers will then make a small donation to say “thank you”. Go to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/northumberlanddomesticabuseservices/ and select 'Support this cause' to get started!
We are delighted to announce that Dame Vera Baird DBE QC has agreed to become our first ever patron. @VictimsComm @VeraBaird.org Dame Vera was publicly supportive of the charity earlier in the year and has been very vocal and proactive on domestic abuse issues. We feel she will be a great patron!