Understanding domestic abuse: 20 common myths
There are many myths surrounding domestic abuse, but we’ve challenged the most common ones in our latest blog.Read More
Posted on 30 Jul 2018
GWA Newsletter - July 2018
Find out what we've been up to in our July newsletter.Read More
Posted on 9 Jul 2018
What is refuge?
For a long time, there has been a misconception that refuges are rundown and cramped with too many people living in tiny rooms. And when Women's Aid organisations first began 40 years ago this may well have been the case, but nowadays this couldn't be further from the truth.Read More
Posted on 3 Jul 2018
What can Grampian Women’s Aid do for me?
Many people assume that Women’s Aid organisations only provide refuge accommodation for women experiencing domestic abuse. Whilst this is a fundamental part of our service offering, we also provide so much more.Read More
Posted on 18 May 2018
Understanding domestic abuse: But he doesn’t hit me...
Often when we first meet with women, they don’t realise that what they’re experiencing is domestic abuse. The fact that physical violence isn’t always present can make women feel embarrassed and reluctant to contact us.Read More
Posted on 17 Apr 2018
Take our survey
It's important to us that we continually improve and further develop the services that we offer, which is why we've decided to conduct a survey.Read More
Posted on 13 Apr 2018
GWA Newsletter - April 2018
Find out what we've been up to in our new April newsletterRead More
Posted on 10 Apr 2018
Annual General Meeting 2018
On Wednesday 14th March, we held our 2018 Annual General Meeting at Langstane Housing Association in Aberdeen.Read More
Posted on 20 Mar 2018
A night of classical music in aid of GWA
If you're a fan of classical music, why not head along to the Learig Orchestra's Spring Concert on 17th March. All proceeds go to Grampian Women's Aid!Read More
Posted on 27 Feb 2018
Come along to our AGM
If you have an interest in Grampian Women’s Aid and would like to find out more about our services, aims and achievements, join us for our 2018 Annual General Meeting.
Posted on 27 Feb 2018
What is the Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill?
Scotland's Domestic Abuse Bill was first introduced to the Scottish Parliament on 17th March last year and passed on 1st February 2018. We know it’s a fantastic achievement but what does the passing of the Bill actually mean?Read More
Posted on 19 Feb 2018
Understanding domestic abuse: Why doesn't she just leave?
When we talk about the brave women who found the courage to escape domestic abuse, we’re often asked the same question: why didn’t she leave sooner? For many people, it seems like the obvious solution, but for women experiencing domestic abuse, it’s never that simple.Read More
Posted on 30 Jan 2018
GWA Newsletter - January 2018
Find out what we've been up to in our new January newsletter - you can read it right here. Sign-up to our mailing list on our homepage, to keep up-to-date with all of our news and events.Read More
Posted on 9 Jan 2018
Our Impact - Zara's Story
A teacher living in France, Zara* had been married for two years when she moved to the UK with her husband and child. After leaving her friends and family behind, her husband quickly used this opportunity to dominate their relationship.Read More
Posted on 28 Nov 2017
Reflecting on SWA's Annual Members' Conference
Last Thursday, we travelled down to Glasgow for Scottish Women’s Aid’s Annual Members' Conference and AGM.Read More
Posted on 3 Nov 2017
GWA Newsletter - October 2017
Our first newsletter is now live and you can read it right here. Sign-up to our mailing list on our homepage, to keep up-to-date with all of our news and events.Read More
Posted on 13 Oct 2017