The Survivors Trust

About The Project The Survivors Trust is a national umbrella organisation supporting sexual violence support services. This includes providing training, support, and guidance to organisations as well as ensuring they met their service standards. In 2023 they were commissioned by the Ministry of Justice to provide support and training to qualified Independent Sexual Violences Advisors […]

VAMHN

About the project The Violence Abuse & Mental Health Network is. URKI funded project that aims to reduce the prevalence of mental health problems among children, working age adults, and the elderly, by bringing together experts with different ways of thinking about violence, abuse and mental health.   My role I lead the Lived Experience […]

Queering Shelter

About the project Queering Shelter is a research project aimed to explore shelter/shelterless-nessĀ from the perspective of LGBTQ+ people with lived experience. This includes exploring: what it means to have (or not have) shelter; what shelter actually looks like; whether shelter enough or if we need more than just shelter; and how services can aim to […]

PROSPER

About the project The PROSPER study is an NIHR funded mixed methods, co-research study of the role, funding and commissioning of specialist sexual violence services provided by the voluntary sector in England.   My role I am working with the co-research team to explore their experiences using creative auto-ethnographic methods. This includes supporting the project […]

Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse LEAG

About the project The Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Lived Experience Advisory Group (LEAG) is commissioned by Oxfordshire County Council to improve responses to Domestic Abuse locally. The group links into the Local Domestic Abuse Strategic Board in order to ensure that the voices of victim-survivors across Oxfordshire get the best possible outcomes. The local strategy The […]