Author: Amber Wilson

4 Things You Can Do to Help End Stigma and Discrimination Against Sex Workers

It’s a sad fact that women who sex work are at a high risk of experiencing violence. In their 2019/2020 impact report National Ugly Mugs stated that they received 991 reports, 41% of these were reports of violence including rape and 23% were stalking and harassment[1]. These statistics give an insight into the high levels … Continue reading 4 Things You Can Do to Help End Stigma and Discrimination Against Sex Workers »

Leeds Women’s Homelessness and Housing Frontline Network: Meeting #1

On 15th November the first Leeds Women’s Homelessness and Housing Frontline Network Meeting took place. After months of preparation it was so great to see so many frontline workers from across such a wide range of services taking time out their busy schedules to join us. The meeting was facilitated by Cat Tottie (Influencing Change … Continue reading Leeds Women’s Homelessness and Housing Frontline Network: Meeting #1 »

Exciting opportunity for consultant to transform health care in Leeds

In partnership with Yorkshire Mesmac, LASSN and Leeds Gate there is an exciting opportunity to be involved in transformational change to health care systems in Leeds. Is this the opportunity you’re looking for to make a real impact for marginalised communities of Leeds? Click on the document below to download the brief.  Please email amber.wilson@basisyorkshire.org.uk … Continue reading Exciting opportunity for consultant to transform health care in Leeds »