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MCR Women's Aid
We offer information, advice, & support about domestic abuse in all its forms. Need to talk? 0161 660 7999 (Mon-Fri 9:30am-4.30pm) 0808 2000 247 (24 hr)
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MCR Women's Aid 2h
“Financial abuse is the hidden financial cousin of domestic abuse – it's all about dangerous, unfair control using finances. It can be subtle or brutal”. Lots of helpful info from here:
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WCHG 4h
. is reviewing the rules used to decide who gets social housing in . Give your views to make sure those with the greatest need are helped. Tell the Council what you think at:
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Alison Phipps 💜 7h
I want to donate all royalties from my new book to projects by and/or for Black women, focused on sexual violence (in any country). I have a few orgs in mind but would love your recommendations. Please reply - and please share with anyone you think could help 💜
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Women's Aid 24h
We’re disappointed that have not been included, and urge to invite them.
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 20
Interested in University? We can help you to find out more 🎓We're running an 'Into University Workshop' tomorrow at our free, weekly women's drop-in. And join us for lunch - we offer a safe & supportive environment for all women.12-2pm 💚 💜
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Rachel Moran Aug 18
You can sling your TERF slur at me all you want. I know what it is to be a working class woman incarcerated for her own abuse - Sex offender transitioning from male to female being held in Dublin women's jail
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Centre for Women's Justice Aug 15
CentreWJ are supporting the campaign and would like to hear from any friends/family where women have been killed or injured and men have claimed "rough sex" as a defense. Please contact us via info@centreforwomensjustice.org.uk
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 14
The new Domestic Abuse Bill is a welcome chance to change responses to domestic violence.But legislation must have survivors at its heart & this Bill needs to go further. Please help by ✍️ to your MP (template here: ) 💚💜
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Katie McLaughlin Aug 11
I don't get to go shopping as much as I'd like, so maybe this is old news, but felt a big wave of internal applause at these in dressing rooms.
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Dr Jo Roberts Aug 2
RESEARCH VACANCY: Come and work with our lovely team at Bristol Uni We're researching the effectiveness of domestic abuse perpetrator programmes and looking for 2 Research Associates. 1st job is here:
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 12
“There is still much to be done”: Camilla writing in support of survivors
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 8
How can you support our life-changing work? Here's a great way you can help - we now have an Amazon wishlist, so you can buy something that will directly benefit women & children in our refuges and families escaping abuse: Thank you! 💚💜
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 7
It's UK's national day for play. Play builds children's health, wellbeing, friendships, resilience, sense of identity & belonging. We deliver 400 play sessions each year to children living in our refuges to support their wellbeing💜💚
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 6
This looks amazing! And the profits are being donated to us! Please support this fab event, which helps to support us! 🎤 🎸 💚 💜 Find out more here:
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 6
“At the end, nothing felt like it was mine any more, not even my thoughts.” This vivid account of abuse from shows the insidious nature of . Does it ring any bells for you? is abuse. ☎️0161 660 7999 for help.
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Pankhurst Centre 🐝 Aug 5
Massive congratulations to our pals on completing the three peaks last week! We hope you spent the weekend with your feet up and a drink in hand. Thank you so much for fundraising for us and 💜💚
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 4
Hurrah! Time for a cuppa?
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 2
"I am a museum full of art/ but you had your eyes shut"()One of the women in our refuges has been inspired to start painting again after visiting 's Beyond Faith exhibition.Huge thanks to for donating 🎨 materials for our re-emerging artist 💜💚
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Hannah Bows 🐶📚🎓 Aug 1
We’re looking to interview survivors of or at music festivals. Anonymous & done by phone or face to face. Please DM or email Hannah.bows@durham.ac.uk for info. If you’ve witnessed this at a we are also keen to speak to you!
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MCR Women's Aid Aug 1
“I’ve had a sleepless night”: insightful report into what it’s like going through a domestic abuse case.
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