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Redthread’s response to the Serious Violence Strategy

April 10th, 2018

We welcome the Home Office’s focus on serious violence in this week’s announcement of the Serious Violence Strategy. Last month, we hosted Home Office Ministers Victoria Atkins MP and Nick Hurd MP at St Mary’s Hospital, where they met some of our front-line staff and spoke to them about our work with vulnerable young people […]

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Redthread team start work in Queen’s Medical Centre

April 5th, 2018

The three-year pilot of our Youth Violence Intervention Programme is now underway in Queen’s Medical Centre. A Team Leader, two Youth Workers and a Programme Coordinator have now started work  in the Emergency Department meeting young people aged 11 – 24 who have been the victim of a serious assault including stabbings, gun crime, sexual assault and […]

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Youth Violence Intervention Programme expands to Homerton Hospital

March 29th, 2018

We are delighted to announce we have secured the necessary funding to expand our Youth Violence Intervention Programme to Homerton University Hospital. In 2016, 364 young people aged 11 to 24 attended Homerton University Hospital with assault-related injuries. We know that young people attend their local A&E four or five times before attending a Major Trauma […]

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Redthread on Sport Relief

March 20th, 2018

On Friday 17th March, our Young Women’s Service was featured on BBC London News and Sport Relief on BBC One. Our Young Women’s service is funded from the Tampon Tax Fund through a partnership between HM Government and Comic Relief. Redthread and other organisations around the world have been funded to deliver projects to support […]

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International Women’s Day #IWD2018

International Women’s Day #IWD2018

March 8th, 2018

Through our work in A&E and at The Well Centre, we meet and work with young women who show incredible resilience to move on from trauma they may have experienced in their lives. To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, we’d like to share a one of their stories – a story of the bravery and […]

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