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“Rights of Women training has enabled me to provide well informed advice & information to empower women to make choices – and has increased my confidence.” 

 

We provide high quality, practical training courses for practitioners working with women on key areas of law affecting women. Our courses cover a range of legal issues including family law, criminal law, immigration and asylum law.

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Status under the EU Settlement Scheme

This 90 minute online seminar addresses status under the EU Settlement Scheme, including how to establish whether someone has status under the EU Settlement Scheme or whether someone has an application pending under the EU Settlement Scheme and how to access and evidence status under the EU Settlement Scheme once granted.

 

In this seminar, you will learn about:

– who may have status under the EU Settlement Scheme;

– how to check whether someone has status under the EU Settlement Scheme;

– how to establish whether someone has a pending application under the EU Settlement Scheme;

– how to support people with pending applications under the EU Settlement Scheme;

– how to access and use status under the EU Settlement Scheme;

– how to apply for a new Biometric Residence Card to reflect EU Settlement Scheme status;

– how to link a document to online status or otherwise change personal details connected to online status; and

– where to signpost or refer victims of domestic violence who need help with the EU Settlement Scheme.

 

Who should attend? This seminar is open to non-legal professionals working in England & Wales on violence against women and girls (VAWG) issues from the community, voluntary and statutory sectors including refuge workers, outreach workers, IDVAs and ISVAs. Professionals who attend must be providing or likely to provide free support to women who are EU citizens or their family members and who have been affected by VAWG. 

Thursday 16 June 2022

Time – 90 minutes from 10am-11.30am

Register for seminar on 16th June 2022

PLEASE READ: After registering we will review your application and send you a confirmation if you meet the eligibility criteria. The confirmation email will be sent to the email you provide at registration – PLEASE check your  junk/spam inbox for the confirmation, which will contain the link to join the session on Zoom.

 

Protections for victims of domestic violence under the EU Settlement Scheme

This 90 minute online seminar looks at the impact of Domestic Violence related relationship breakdown on immigration status under the EU Settlement Scheme.

 

In this seminar, you will learn about:

  • who may have status under the EUSS and what status they might have
  • the impact of relationship breakdown on a grant of Pre-Settled Status
  • the eligibility criteria to apply as a victim of domestic violence under the EUSS
  • the procedure for making an application as a victim of domestic violence under the EUSS
  • what practical support you can offer victims of domestic violence in respect of the EUSS
  • where to signpost or refer victims of domestic violence who need help with the EUSS

 

Who should attend? This seminar is open to non-legal professionals working in England & Wales on violence against women and girls (VAWG) issues from the community, voluntary and statutory sectors including refuge workers, outreach workers, IDVAs and ISVAs. Professionals who attend must be providing or likely to provide free support to women who are EU citizens or their family members and who have been affected by VAWG.

Thursday 23 June 2022

Time – 90 minutes from 10am-11.30am

Register for seminar on 23rd June 2022

PLEASE READ: After registering we will review your application and send you a confirmation if you meet the eligibility criteria. The confirmation email will be sent to the email you provide at registration – PLEASE check your  junk/spam inbox for the confirmation, which will contain the link to join the session on Zoom.

 

More training coming soon – watch this space!

 

Updates – to be added to our training/event emailing list, email: training@row.org.uk

 

Feedback from some of our recent sessions:

“Thank you for all the useful training sessions you delivered with RoW – you really have given me the tools to promote and improve the life chances of the survivors I work with”

– IDVA

“The updates have been so helpful in me informing clients of their rights even when told ‘no’ by solicitors – in fact, a client just contacted me to say she now has a solicitor, when initially the doors appeared closed to legal aid”

– Advocacy Manager

“Very impressively presented, managed to make the training accessible, engaging and interesting, brilliantly delivered, thank you!”

– Refuge Support Worker

 

“Very informative and practical skill based service, which is accessible for the lay person supporting VAWG survivors”

– Housing and Safeguarding Coordinator

 

– Support Worker (Homelessness)  

 

 

 

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Contact us at:


Rights of Women,
52-54 Featherstone Street,
London, EC1Y 8RT.
Administration: 020 7251 6575
Email: info@row.org.uk