Rape Crisis Scotland welcomes the stand taken by the Equality and Human Rights Commission in defending the human rights and privacy rights of rape survivors. In a letter sent today by the Commission to Damian Hinds MP, Minister for Employment at the Department of Work and Pensions, the Commission refers to ‘the invasive reporting requirements…(Read More)

Fundraisers

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We would like to say a huge thank you to these two amazing women, Nikki and Chloe, who ran the Edinburgh 5K for us and raised £374.30…(Read More)

Wednesday 26th April is ‘Denim Day’, when people are encouraged to wear denim in honour of Sexual Violence Awareness Month. For the last 18 years Denim Day acts as an education campaign around rape prevention and has taken place “as a symbol of protest against the erroneous and destructive attitudes about sexual violence”. This year…(Read More)

#svws16

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Two of our members of staff, Rebecca (Sexual Violence Prevention Worker) and Nico (Support and Advocacy/Equalities Worker) had a very inspiring day when they attended the “Status of young women in Scotland 2016” launch yesterday. #syws16…(Read More)