Firstly, and fore mostly our thoughts are with the family and friends of Sarah as they come to terms with recent events and await the outcome of the trial. We were shocked and saddened to see the police response to her vigil in London on Sat. 12th March which we hoped could have been avoided … Continue reading Statement Recent Events and Responses to Sarah Everard death
Basis Young People’s Child Exploitation Conference 2021: ‘Improving Responses to Child Exploitation’ Date: March 16th 2021, 10-3.30pm | Location: Online Cost: £40; £30 for students and charities; £25 for 5+ tickets purchased together Basis Young People and Basis Training are excited to announce that we are hosting our third biennial conference ‘Improving Responses to Child Exploitation’ on Tuesday 16th March 2021. Taking place … Continue reading Basis Young People’s Third Biennial Conference: ‘Improving Responses to Child Exploitation 2021’
In response to the report by the Listening Well, Basis would like to make the following statement: As a charity that has supported sex workers for over 30 years, we have and will continue to work constructively to engage and share information with residents about our work and how we support women. We continue to … Continue reading Response to the Listening Well Report
Today MP Diana Johnson will be putting forward “ten minute rule motion” in support of criminalising buyers of sex (known as the “Nordic Model”). As an organisation with a long standing history of working with sexworkers, we know that criminalisation of clients makes it less safe for women to work as we have been told … Continue reading Basis oppose today’s 10 minute bill to introduce “Nordic Model” by Diana Johnson MP
We are incredibly grateful and humbled by the support from everyone on this fundraiser, first and foremost of course Grace who started this initiative. We have been overwhelmed by all your generosity, big and small and your words of support for Grace as well as our work. Her work will not only ensure we have … Continue reading Van Fundraiser – thank you!