Womens Support Project

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About Us
The Women's Support Project aims to raise awareness of the extent and effects of violence against women and children.
Support and Information
We offer a telephone support and information service, covering a broad range of issues...
Violence against women
'Violence against women', sometimes referred to as "gender based violence", covers a spectrum of behaviour.
Commercial sexual exploitation
The Women’s Support Project believes that commercial sexual exploitation is part of the spectrum of men’s violence against women and children, which includes in
"Adult entertainment" / Lap Dancing
The Women’s Support Project takes the view that ‘entertainment’ is not an appropriate term to describe commercial activities that make money out of exploitation
The Women’s Support Project views prostitution as part of the spectrum of men’s violence against women and is committed to raising awareness of its root causes
The Women’s Support Project sees pornography as a form of commercial sexual exploitation and as part of the spectrum of gender based violence.
Child sexual abuse & incest
Child sexual abuse happens in all classes, cultures and communities. People who have been sexually abused in childhood often prefer to be called a survivor..
Domestic abuse
Domestic abuse is the mental, physical, financial and/or sexual abuse by a partner or ex-partner.
Rape and Sexual Assault
There is never an excuse for rape and it makes no difference what a woman may be wearing, how much she has had to drink or whether she knows the rapist
Women whose children have been sexually abused or exploited
The Women`s Support Project offers support and information to women whose children have been sexually abused or sexually exploited, or where abuse is suspected.
Grooming and sexualisation
grooming and sexualisation
Directory of support services
Contact details for organisations providing support following violence and abuse.
The Project has a number of publications on violence against women and holds a range of resources which are available on loan.
Resources produced by the Women`s Support Project on a range of issues relating to violence against women.
WSP Training and Events
The Women`s Support Project can deliver in-house and multi-agency training on a range of issues.
Challenging Demand
The Women's Support Project first started to actively address commercial sexual exploitation as part of the spectrum of men's violence against women.
Rights & Choices
Working with migrant, refugee and asylum seeking women who are isolated or lonely and who have experienced violence.
Volunteering with Rights & Choices
We have opportunities for volunteers to work with us in supporting women who are socially isolated and who have experienced violence.
Useful links and information sources...
Information on public education and activism on male violence against women.

Latest News

LGBTQ cyberbullying
A guide for parents and educators

Office closure
Our office will be closed until further notice

Free information session for women
The Women's centre, Friday 14th Feb 11.30am

What's my crime?
A campaign against victim blaming

Raising Awareness of FGM
Workshop on 4th March 2020, Glasgow. No charge for attending

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