Spotlight on creating gender and trauma informed approaches for women

Listen to a recording of this event which was run in partnership with AVA and funded by London Councils and Trust for London. 

Young homeless woman
Photography by Elizabeth Pennington

This event was for London borough officers, commissioners, front-line staff and service managers working in London-based homelessness and women’s sector agencies wanting to network and improve their knowledge about being Trauma Informed and how this approach can support women experiencing homelessness.

Presentations:

1) Beth Hughes and Kirsty Tate, The Nelson Trust Gloucester – Trauma Informed – what difference does it make?

2) Karen Bailey, Kings College London, An integrated approach to addressing trauma and substance use - lessons from the USA

3) Donna Covey, AVA and Sim Mandair, Solace Women’s Aid - Creating Trauma Informed Environments in Refuges, Lessons and Good Practice

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