The Co-Videos: How the UKRI-funded networks responded to Covid-19

The Co-Videos: How the UKRI-funded networks responded to Covid-19

Over the past few months, the Mental Health Research Matters team spoke with representatives across the UKRI-funded mental health networks about the Covid-19 pandemic. The result? a video series called Co-videos. The Co-videos explore how the networks responded to the pandemic, and their successes along the way. UKRI funded the mental health networks in 2018,...

Non-academic career pathways for researchers

Non-academic career pathways for researchers – ECR Lunchtime Seminar Series VAMNH network is continuing its ECR Lunchtime Seminar series. The next event is on 23rd February from 12-1.30 pm. They’ll discuss non-academic career pathways for researchers. Hear from: Dr Eloise Crush, Research Director, Positive Group Dr Dan Robotham, Deputy Research Director, The McPin Foundation Dr...

VAMH Network Meeting

The Violence, Abuse and Mental Health Network invite you to its next network meeting. Hear about the exciting new funding competition, listen to a panel discussion on researcher trauma and keynote speakers from The Sexual Violence Research Initiative. Reserve your free ticket now for what’s bound to be a fascinating and informative meeting.

Early Career Researcher Grant Writing Workshop – VAMHN

Early Career Researcher Grant Writing Workshop – VAMHN

Click here for more information – http://www.vamhn.co.uk/ecr-grant-writing-workshop.html VAMHN are hosting another round of ECR grant writing workshops, beginning in May. The VAMHN Early Career Researcher Virtual Proposal Workshops aim to support junior researchers working in the field of domestic/sexual violence and mental health who are preparing applications to submit for funding. These workshops will be facilitated by two senior members of...

Webinar: Violence Against Women and Girls, Intersectionality and COVID-19

Webinar hosted by the Violence, Abuse and Mental Health Network (VAMHN)  on the theme of Violence Against Women and Girls, Intersectionality and COVID-19. The following speakers will be giving 10 minute presentations followed by a Q&A session. Baljit Banga (Imkaan) – The Impact of the Dual Pandemics: VAWG and COVID-19 on Black and Minoritised Women and Girls...

Webinar: Understanding Violence, Abuse and Mental Health

This webinar will focus on the theme of understanding violence, abuse and mental health. There will be 10 minute presentations followed by Q&A from the following speakers: Nicole Jacobs, Domestic Abuse Commissioner for England and Wales Joanna Bourke, Professor of History at Birkbeck, University of London Akiko Hart, CEO of the National Survivor User Network...

Consultation Survey: Covid-19 response to “off-radar” children and young people trapped at home and at risk of violence and abuse

Consultation Survey: Covid-19 response to “off-radar” children and young people trapped at home and at risk of violence and abuse

Survivors' voices, The McPin Foundation and VAMHN have launched an anonymous consultation to understand the impact of Covid-19 containment measures on “off-radar” children and young people trapped at home and at risk of violence and abuse to develop concrete measures to help children and young people at risk of such abuse. The online survey is aimed at adults who can identify with experiencing violence and abuse at home and no helping agency knowing about it for long periods (or ever).