Tracey McCarthy runs HR Services Bristol who are perfectly placed to work with businesses across the city to implement policies and procedures to support their staff and raise gender-based violence as a workplace issue. We met with her to talk about what signing up to Bristol Zero Tolerance means to her work. HR Services Bristol… Continue Reading HR Services Bristol sign up to Bristol Zero ToleranceContinue Reading... No Comments.
Voscur provides direct support services and specialist advice to voluntary organisations and social enterprises across Bristol. We met with Chief Executive, Wendy Stephenson, to find out why Bristol Zero Tolerance resonates with them as an organisation and for her personally. Voscur exists to support, develop and represent Bristol’s voluntary and community groups and social enterprises… Continue Reading Voscur supporting Bristol Zero Tolerance in the voluntary sectorContinue Reading... No Comments.
By Vicky Boroughs, Regional Women’s and Equalities Officer On 2 December 2016 Joanne Kaye, UNISON Regional Secretary, signed the Bristol Zero Tolerance pledge in the presence of a number of members from different Bristol branches and other UNISON staff. Thangham Debonaire MP was a guest speaker offering her passionate support for the Zero Tolerance initiative… Continue Reading UNISON South West supporting action on gender-based violenceContinue Reading... No Comments.
We met Superintendent Andy Bennett to find out what Avon and Somerset Police are doing to address different forms of gender-based violence and what they want to do to develop and improve this work as part of Bristol Zero Tolerance. As Head of Criminal Justice for Avon and Somerset Police and also the Force Lead… Continue Reading Avon and Somerset Police – supporting a Zero Tolerance to gender-based violenceContinue Reading... No Comments.
Sarah Pullen, Managing Director of the of Bristol News and Media and the Bristol Post, met with Bristol Zero Tolerance to talk about how the media can support changing attitudes to gender-based violence and how media in Bristol can raise awareness about this issue locally. With a reach of approximately 100,000 people per day in… Continue Reading Bristol News and Media raising awareness about gender-based violenceContinue Reading... No Comments.
By Gemma Green, Programme Action Officer Soroptimist International of Bristol (SI Bristol) has been supporting projects to raise the standards of living for women and girls since 1920. We are a service club and over the years have focused on projects in Bristol, the UK and internationally. Our aims are to educate, empower and enable… Continue Reading Bristol Soroptimists sign up to Bristol Zero ToleranceContinue Reading... No Comments.
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By Kyra Bond Womankind is an established local charity and offers culturally sensitive and accessible support services to women in Bristol and the surrounding area. Our objective is to provide for the relief of mental distress and the resulting suffering and isolation experienced by women and girls by the provision of information, advice and assistance.… Continue Reading Womankind link their work to Bristol Zero ToleranceContinue Reading... No Comments.
Moon Consulting is a leading executive recruitment company for senior management and board level roles, serving businesses of all sizes. As one of many partner organisations, Moon Consulting has signed the Zero Tolerance Pledge and will assist with the recruitment of business leaders capable of addressing abusive behaviours in their workplace and beyond. We asked… Continue Reading Moon Consulting show their support for a Zero Tolerance BristolContinue Reading... No Comments.
By Johanna De Wolf The Southmead Project is a Bristol charity which provides counselling and group work for those who are both survivors and perpetrators of abuse. We spoke to Gerry Monaghan, one of the co-ordinators at the Southmead Project, about what Bristol Zero Tolerance means to the organisation. The Southmead Project is primarily a… Continue Reading The Southmead Project: Supporting both survivors and perpetrators of abuseContinue Reading... No Comments.