Genesis coordinates the local Leeds ugly mugs reporting scheme for sex workers , the scheme is a member of the award winning National Ugly Mugs (NUM) scheme run by UK Network of Sex Work Projects (UKNSWP). Genesis CEO Rosie Campbell, with other members of UKNSWP, was involved in advocating for NUM for many … Continue reading UKNSWP receivers of International Paulo Pertica Award
On Friday 31st October 2014, the Genesis team descended on Yorkshire Bank on Albion Street, and held a Cake Sale and Raffle Fundraiser! This Halloween themed affair brought a delicious selection of cakes and buns, as well as an exciting selection of raffle prizes…. thank you so much to everyone who came down to support … Continue reading Genesis Cake Sale and Raffle Fundraiser!
Current Sex Work in Leeds: Knowledge Sharing Friday 12th December 2014 Centenary Gallery, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds Care-Connect is pleased to be able to host the Current Sex Work Knowledge Sharing Event. This is a free event organised by the Yorkshire Academic Sex Work Consortium. The event will facilitate knowledge sharing of academic findings … Continue reading YASWC Sex Work Knowledge Share | 12th Dec 2014
Together with Detective Superintendent Tim Keelan Merseyside Police and a sex worker based in Edinburgh Mollie, our CEO Rosie took part in a BBC Women’s Hour discussion about whether attacks on sex workers should be treated as hate crime. The discussion as exploring the well-renowned Merseyside model of policing prostitution which includes treating rimes against … Continue reading Rosie on BBC Women’s hour!
We attended and presented at the Police and Crime Commissioners awards event on 30th July where a range of organisations were awarded funding under round 2 of the Safer Communities Fund. The fund aims to make people in West Yorkshire safer and to feel safer. We are really excited to be able to fund a … Continue reading Police and Crime Commissioners Awards – 30th July