Celebrating local women on International Women’s Day 2020

Thursday 5th March 2020 – 10am to 2pm Expect inspiring talks from local women, comedy, freebies and fun activities around activism, upcycling and self-care. This special IWD event has been [...]

Third Sector Briefing Slides

In partnership with Leeds City Council, Leeds Public Health, Leeds Beckett University and Third Sector Leeds, the Leeds Women and Girls Hub hosted a briefing followed by a workshop for Third [...]

Leeds to become UK’s First Women Friendly City

After recent speculation and coverage, Women’s Lives Leeds are excited to confirm the upcoming launch of Women Friendly Leeds. Women’s Lives Leeds, a consortium of 11 women’s and girl’s [...]

Leeds Women’s Hub – Next Meeting Sep 25th

At previous meetings Hub members have discussed at great length which areas of their safety are the most important to them. These have been narrowed down, in the first instance to focus on [...]

Leeds Women’s Hub – July Meeting

The Leeds Women’s Hub meets quarterly to allow women and girls to influence decision making and shape services across the city. Our most recent meeting focused on safety, one of the hub’s agreed [...]

New Drop Ins Across Leeds!

Our Community Engagement Team have expanded their drop-ins, with new weekly sessions taking place at the Compton Centre and St Georges Community Hub, on top of the several sessions we already [...]

Nari Ekta – Courses for Women and Girls

Sign up for the next term of free courses for BAME women and girls with Nari Ekta. Click here to download the poster with details of courses due to start soon.   To enrol or get more info [...]

Feeling empowered to use her voice

X was referred into the Women’s Lives Leeds Service by one of our partner organisations and was allocated to a Complex Needs Worker.  Reasons referral was made: Housing – concerns about [...]

“My worker has encouraged me to think for myself and be myself”

A 15 year old British female was referred into the WLL CNS from Getaway Girls in October 2017. The case was closed in October 2018. The young woman was identified as being a risk to herself as [...]