Welcome to Daring Women! The new online peer support community run by women, for women We are very excited to invite all Leeds women who have previously attended a Humans Being course to join Daring Women! a new, online, peer-led community. Who is it for?Leeds women who have already been on a Humans Being course and want to commit to giving and getting support regularly. When does it run?Every other Wednesday from 9.30 – 11.30 am. Starts 13th September. Where?On Zoom, from the comfort of your house. We may be able to help you set this up if needed – please ask.
We Are Recruiting Board Members Humans Being is a small but growing organisation with ambitious plans for future development of our portfolio of courses, workshops and training. To help us grow we need experienced members of the public to join our Board as Directors. We are a CIC. The board of directors of the company are like the trustees of a charity. We are welcoming applications from people with lived experience of mental ill health and / or from culturally diverse backgrounds and / or part of the LGBTQ* Community We are particularly keen to recruit members of the local
Switch on to Women’s Safety – learn how to run ‘active bystander’ workshops for men 85% of women in Leeds have been harassed in the street and more than 20% have been sexually assaulted or raped. Our ‘Switch on to Women’s Safety’ workshop supports men to understand women’s experiences and find practical tools, ideas and solutions to do something about it while keeping themselves safe. It harnesses the empathy that men feel towards victims and builds their confidence by showing them that they can and in most cases have already made interventions that can make girls and women feel safe
Our next Navigator online course starts on 2nd March, and it’s bloody well FREE for all Leeds Men! What you’ll learn on this course Confident communication skills – how to stand up for yourself without falling out with others. We don’t have to be aggressive or let others walk all over us. We’ll talk about how simple ways of talking, asking and listening can help you avoid conflict and get yourself heard. How to find direction and motivation – by setting goals that mean something to you. We all have different values and needs, but how often do we really