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...

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...

Statement in Response

We are aware of the article published on The Times website and the newspaper 15th March 2019. Rotherham Rise is committed to providing the best possible support for women, men, and children who have...

Christmas Support

Wishing all our supporters a wonderful time… however for those who need support over the festive period… If you need urgent support, call 999. Can’t speak or make a noise? Call 999, wait for...

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...

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...