We’re pleased to present today the final evaluation of the Leeds pilot scheme of “Housing First”, offering secure homes for a number of sex workers with extremely complex needs. Thought to be the first of its kind in the country, the project has been evaluated by a researcher from the University of Leeds, Emma Bimpson, … Continue reading Basis Housing First Pilot shows positive outcomes for women’s health and wellbeing in evaluation by University of Leeds
LEEDS WOMEN AND GIRLS CONSORTIUM RECEIVE £2,022,528 BIG LOTTERY FUNDING Basis Yorkshire is proud to be part of Women’s Lives Leeds – a partnership that will place women and girls at the heart of the successful investment of Big Lottery funding in Leeds, as part of a national programme of investment bringing together services with … Continue reading Women’s Lives Leeds program being launched!
Basis Sex Work Project has been awarded funding by NHS Leeds South and East Clinical Commissioning Group to reduce the barriers faced by sex workers in accessing health services. NHS Leeds South and East Clinical Commissioning Group is the NHS organisation responsible for buying and planning healthcare for people living in the South and East … Continue reading Basis Sex Work awarded funding by NHS Leeds East & South CCG
We’re excited to announce that Basis Sex Work was selected as one of the 24 organisations to win a grant of £2000 from Rosa’s innovative new grants programme Voices from the Frontline that aims to give women the tools, skills and confidence to speak up for change. As an organisation supporting female sex workers in … Continue reading Rosa Fund supports Basis Sex Work
A member of the Basis Yorkshire team has been very busy with a successful fundraising attempt! Carwen Jones, Young Persons Outreach Worker for Basis Young People, completed a sponsored ramble on Saturday 10th October. This was inspired by Countryfile’s ‘Children in Need Ramble’. Thousands of people took part in a ramble all across the UK to … Continue reading Fundraising Success