Tweet's from our Ascent and WHEC event

  1. #ascent #whec Laura Joanknecht #RASASC_London "1in3 women: mental health issues, 1in4 women experience abuse. Has anyone done the maths?"
  2. "Ask not what is wrong with that women, ask what has happened to her" #londonVAWG #ascent @AVAproject
  3. #ascent #whec Vanessa Lodge speaks on Support 4 Survivors of DV&SV. Most DV homicides involve mental health issues https://t.co/yx9G1TmgHq
    #ascent #whec Vanessa Lodge speaks on Support 4 Survivors of DV&SV. Most DV homicides involve mental health issues pic.twitter.com/yx9G1TmgHq
  4. Screening lots of our videos today including @MenaFombo's at @whywomen #Ascent event ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ“ฝ https://t.co/vYTpga0Dol
    Screening lots of our videos today including @MenaFombo's at @whywomen #Ascent event ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ“ฝ pic.twitter.com/vYTpga0Dol
  5. #ascent #vawg Sarah Stonedale gives brilliant shoutout to #homestartuk: I honestly don't think I'd be alive if it wasn't for HomeStart vols
  6. #ascent #whec Dr Hannana Siddiqui  #SBSisters: Womens community must have shared vision & take lead on social change https://t.co/CtafoopxUT
    #ascent #whec Dr Hannana Siddiqui #SBSisters: Womens community must have shared vision & take lead on social change pic.twitter.com/CtafoopxUT
  7. #ascent #WHEC Really important to be at conference on housing crisis & DV today. Creating links between DV & homelessness sectors.
  8. #vanessalodge at #ascent #whec - Still lots of health profs not aware enough about DV&mental health, training needed. JWA is happy to help!
  9. A Stark Choice - between staying in an abusive situation or facing deportation @SBSisters #londonvawg #Ascent @WHEC_org
  10. Great to hear Hannana Siddiqui from @SBSisters highlight no recourse to public funds #NRPF #ascent
  11. #ascent #womenspeakout The single most powerful thing u can do is give us a voice: The extraordinary Sarah Stonedale https://t.co/c2xTvhT76P
    #ascent #womenspeakout The single most powerful thing u can do is give us a voice: The extraordinary Sarah Stonedale pic.twitter.com/c2xTvhT76P
  12. Hearing about the struggles from the BME frontline from Priya Chopra at @SaheliMcr lots of nods from around the room #Ascent
  13. Thanks Lisa from @HomelessLink for that informative and engaging speech on women and homelessness! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ #ascent
  14. Homeless sector is not a gender reflected service. 7% of homeless provision is women only. @HomelessLink @WHEC_org #ascent #londonvawg
  15. Childhood trauma is often at the root of women's homelessness, trauma informed training is key to helping says @HomelessLink #ascent
  16. There has been an increase in women's homelessness and the services don't know how to cope with the influx say @HomelessLink #Ascent
  17. Homeless women have very often experienced domestic violence and rape before becoming homeless, and also whilst sleeping rough too #Ascent
  18. Women and homelessness '92% of women in study experienced violence during lifetime @HomelessLink @WHEC_org #ascent #londonvawg
  19. So great to see @HomelessLink at @whywomen #Ascent event today talking about women & homelessness. Women experience homelessness differently
  20. 'Working to end violence against women & girls through pan London services event getting started @AmnestyUK #londonvawg #ascent @WHEC_org