Author: Amber Wilson

RFP for Consultant to achieve system change in housing provision

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL CONSULTANT FOR SYSTEM CHANGE FOR HOUSING LEEDS Context and Background: Late last year Basis Sex Work was awarded funding to undertake work to improve the housing  pathways, offer and support for women sexworkers in Leeds using a system change approach. While the past year saw an increased focus in this area, experiences … Continue reading RFP for Consultant to achieve system change in housing provision »

Joint call to the Government for the most marginalised women to be at the front of the COVID -19 response

Basis Yorkshire have signed a letter to the Government in solidarity with the women’s sector to highlight the need for action in response to Covid-19 and the particular impact on women. At a local level in Leeds our partners and stakeholder are committed to investing in and supporting health, wellbeing and safeguarding of women and … Continue reading Joint call to the Government for the most marginalised women to be at the front of the COVID -19 response »

Basis awarded LCC contract for specialist services for sexworkers

We at Basis are delighted to share the news that we have successfully secured investment into our well established, award winning services for sexworkers in Leeds. With a long history of supporting women selling sex across the industry, we have long advocated for additional and longer term investment into fully inclusive services for those women … Continue reading Basis awarded LCC contract for specialist services for sexworkers »

Basis awarded prestigious Homeless Link Funding to Help End Homelessness

Basis Yorkshire a local Leeds charity that works with indoor and street-based sexworkers and young people who are sexually exploited has been awarded from Homeless Link’s Ending Women’s Homelessness grants programme, funded by the Government’s Tampon Tax Fund. Basis Yorkshire is one of 29 charities across England, working with women who are homeless or at … Continue reading Basis awarded prestigious Homeless Link Funding to Help End Homelessness »