Category: News

The Move!

We are delighted to tell you we have moved to new premises, Rotherham Rise continues to be based in Rotherham Town Centre. The move will allow us to continue the work we do and...

Volunteering Roles – Updated

Rotherham Rise is a registered charity that provides advice and support for women, men and their children who have experienced Domestic Violence and Abuse through the provision of accommodation and outreach services. We also...

What is… Gaslighting

Gaslighting is a malicious form of mental and emotional abuse, where someone is manipulating to plant seeds of self-doubt and alter your perception of reality. Discrediting you by making other people think that you’re...

Be There! Rise Up Event – 11/05/18

You are invited to RISE UP 2018- a celebration of Rotherham Rise. It was just over two years ago that we started our journey to opening a Women’s Centre. As I look back over...

abuse myths & stereotypes

Stereotypes & Myths about Abuse of Men

Stereotypes and myths create stigma which in turn makes it even harder for men to summon up their courage to seek support, thereby increasing risk for those living in abusive relationships. These attitudes add...

abuse myths & stereotypes

Stereotypes & Myths about Abuse of Women

Stereotypes and myths create stigma which in turn makes it even harder for women to summon up their courage to seek support, thereby increasing risk for those living in abusive relationships. These attitudes add...

How Do I Help Someone I Don’t Know?

Is there anything you can do to help a stranger who’s is being abused… it might be someone you see being berated in shop or on the train, who clearly is feeling intimidated or...

Case Study: Oliver

Oliver is 15 years old. Oliver witnessed the domestic abuse his mother suffered a number of years before. This was when Oliver’s dad lived with the family, before mum left him. Oliver was no...