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Working with sexually exploited girls/young women – Children in Need funded

My name is Carwen Jones and I am a young persons’ worker for Basis Young People. Our work with young people focuses on Child Sexual Exploitation – supporting girls and young women. I’ve been with Basis Yorkshire for 3 years now – all those years my post have been funded by Children In Need. My … Continue reading Working with sexually exploited girls/young women – Children in Need funded »

Being a Trustee at Basis Yorkshire – Sarah Martin

It’s Trustee’s Week, and everyone should get involved, but especially young people. Many people are surprised that I’m a trustee, I’m not retired or an ex-director of a company, I’ve never owned my own business –  I don’t fit people’s stereotypical idea of what a trustee is. In actuality, trustees are a vital and vibrant … Continue reading Being a Trustee at Basis Yorkshire – Sarah Martin »

We will continue to fight to promote safety and well-being of sex workers in Leeds

We wrote a letter to the Yorkshire Evening Post following the reporting on the Daria Pionko trail. It didn’t get published but we want to share it with you as we need it to be heard at this crucial time when the managed approach is under review. Despite all the positivity around the Home Affairs … Continue reading We will continue to fight to promote safety and well-being of sex workers in Leeds »