Womens Support Project

The Women’s Support Project is a feminist voluntary organisation, recognised as a Scottish Charity. The Project works to raise awareness of the extent, causes and effect of male violence against women, and for improved services for those affected by violence.

Key themes in our work have been highlighting the links between different forms of male violence and promoting interagency responses to the abuse of women and children.

Main areas of work are:  raising awareness of the harmful impact of commercial sexual exploitation and highlighting male demand as the root cause; improving service responses to violence against women including delivery of training; public education; information and resources, including an on-line directory of support services across Scotland.

The Project is based in Glasgow and works across Scotland.


Latest News

Disabled women's experience of violence
Engender event, 26th November 2014

Efua Dorkenoo
We are sorry to hear of the sudden death of Efua Dorkenoo, internationally respected campaigner for the rights of women and girls.

Sexual Abuse as a Moral Panic?
1 – 4:30pm, Wednesday 29th October, Glasgow University

Screen Debate 23rd September
To mark September as Month of Action to raise awareness of childhood sexual abuse

SAY Women Conference 'Surviving Childhood Sexual Abuse'

SAY Women are torganising a conference to explore the impact of childhood sexual abuse on the health and wellbeing of survivors.

 Sarah Nelson a...

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