International Women's Day 2010

Free IWD Events for Women from Women and Girls Network in 4 London boroughs

Posted in 2010 03 13, 2010 03 20, 2010 03 24, 2010 03 27, London by womeninlondon on 7 March 2010

Women and Girls Network is funded by London Councils to provide counselling and support to women who have experienced gendered violence primarily in the boroughs of Hammersmith and Fulham, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark.

We are holding promotional events in each of these boroughs to coincide with International Women’s Day. At each event there will be taster sessions of various body therapies, workshops, self-defence, information stalls on local services, films & discussion, refreshments and crèche.

All activities are free.
* The event is for women only, with workshops targeted at young women. Accompanied boys under 10 are welcome.
* The events take place at the following venues/dates:

Saturday 13th March 2010: Hammersmith and Fulham
Randolph Beresford Children’s Centre, Australia Road, White City, W12 7PH
10am- 4pm

Saturday 20th March 2010: Lambeth
Karibu Education Centre, 7 Gresham Road, Brixton, SW9 7PH
10am- 4pm

Wednesday 24th March 2010: Lewisham
Downham Health and Leisure Centre, 7-9 Moorside Road, Bormley, BR1 5EP
10am- 4pm

Saturday 27th March 2010: Southwark
Damilola Taylor Centre, 1 East Surry Grove, Peckham, SE15 6DR
10am- 4pm

Click on the links below for e-flyers:

For more information about Women and Girls Network, go to or if you would like to have an information stall at one of the events, or would like leaflets and posters to distribute, please call 020 7610 4678.

WGN’S Helpline Has Extended Opening Hours – Five Days Per Week – 020 7610 4345