The Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor, 19 Grosvenor Terrace, Glasgow G12 0TA.
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As part of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, this event is being held to consider disabled women's experiences of violence.
This event is for disabled women but will also be attended by service providers and academics.
The aim of the event is to:
10.30 - 11.00 Registration, tea & coffee
11.00 - 11.05 Welcome by Emma Ritch, Executive Director of Engender
11.05 - 11.10 Introduction by Dr. Mhairi Mackenzie (Chair)
11.10 - 11.50 Presentation of Daphne Research - Access to Services by Disabled Women who Experienced Violence - Dr. Sonali Shah and research team
Panel Responses to Research Findings11.50 - 12.00 Scottish Women's Aid - Lily Greenan
12.00 - 12.10 Scottish Government, LGBT, Equality & Violence Against Women - Bruce Sutherland
12.10 - 12.20 Rape Crisis Scotland - Mridul Wadwa
12.20 - 12.30 Equality and Human Rights Commission - Euan Page
12.30 - 12.40 Brainstorming for questions
12.40 - 13.05 Questions for research team and panel
13.05 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 14.20 Vision Sense & Violence Against Disabled Women - Dr Susan Balderston
14.20 - 14.40 Ishara Project - Tasnim Sharif
14.40 - 15.30 Workshop discussion on a disabled women's network
Summary, Evaluation and Next Steps
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