Category: News

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...

abuse myths & stereotypes

10 Stereotypes & Myths about Abuse

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

How to be a friend

Being in a situation where abuse is occurring is often a very lonely place, support becomes extremely important and for someone to know they have a true friend is important – if they stay...

Case Study: Lynn

Learn Rotherham Rise is making a real difference in people’s lives with a case study, like Lynn’s who was helped by our passionate team, find out more about our services to Women. Lynn self-referred...

Events at Rotherham Rise

Great events – Nov & Dec – Join the Conversation!

Rotherham Rise is holding a series of events at the Women’s Centre, 22 Main Street, S60 1AJ, Rotherham, to support … United Nations’ 16 days of Activism following International Day for the Elimination of Violence...

case study: Helina

Case Study: Halina

Learn Rotherham Rise is making a real difference in people’s lives with a case study, like Halina’s who was helped by our passionate team, find out more about our services to Women. Halina was...

Rise Awards Winners 2017

Rise Award Winners ’17

At our AGM, Nov ’17, we were delighted to hand out our first ‘Rise Award‘ to two inspirational winners, both people who deserve recognition and with that a special honour. Thanks to everyone who...

Christmas Comedy Evening!

On Thursday 14th December at our Women’s Centre, 22 Main Street, Rotherham, S60 1AJ, we are holding our Christmas Comedy Evening – Baubles to mid – winter! Come and enjoy an evening full of laughter,...

Rise Award - Nominate

Rise Award – Nominate Now!

Do you know someone you would like to nominate for the Rise Award, who lives or works in Rotherham? Someone you feel has made a difference, has made significant achievements, or perhaps you consider...