Staffordshire University Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Hub Launch

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Join us at the launch for Staffordshire University’s Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Hub

  • Date:
  • Time: 10am – 1pm
  • Location: The Catalyst, Staffordshire University, Leek Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2DF
  • Category:
  • Conference

Staffordshire University’s Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Hub is a new network designed to enable organisations involved in supporting victims/survivors of domestic abuse and sexual offences to connect, learn, collaborate and share ideas. This event is open to any organisation across the West Midlands region who would be interested in contributing to shaping support for those affected by VAWG.

The event will provide an outline of the aspirations of the Hub, the chance for you to contribute to how the Hub operates and to have coffee, cake and mingle with fellow delegates.

You will have the opportunity to shape the provision of support from the Hub, inform and collaborate on initiatives to tackle VAWG, identify training needs, share practices and connect with different organisations related to VAWG.


Schedule of Event:

10am – Registration

10.30am – Welcome and Outline of Hub

11am – Speed Networking

11.30am – Coffee, Cake and Mingle

12pm - World Café ‘Shaping the Future of the VAWG Hub’

12.45pm – Close and Outline of future events


For a map of the location, please visit

For travel information, please visit

Our campus is located just a two minute walk from Stoke-on-Trent railway station, so we would encourage sustainable travel wherever possible. The charge for parking on campus is £3 (for up to four hours) and you can pay on the day via phone, smartphone app, website or at the machines on campus. For more details please visit Visitor parking - Staffordshire University-

If you have any accessibility requirements or allergies, please let us know.

If you have any questions about the event or the Hub, please contact Dr Laura Walton-Williams ( or Dr Em Temple-Malt (

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