Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline

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NEXUS STATEMENT RE DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL ABUSE HELPLINE Nexus NI Interim Chief Executive, Karen Gallagher says: “We’re pleased to announce that access to the Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline via 0808 802 1414 has now been restored. We’ve been aware that people were having issues accessing the Domestic and Sexual Abuse helpline via certain mobile networks and landlines since Sunday evening. We have been working closely with our telecoms provider to identify and solve this issue as quickly as possible. Web Chat and Email access were not affected during this time and an alternative number was provided while we worked to restore access We’re incredibly sorry for any distress that has been caused by the downtime of the helpline. We know that the helpline provides critical and vital support to…
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VACANCY: Chief Executive Officer

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Nexus NI is looking to appoint a Chief Executive who shares their passion and embodies the culture and values of their Organisation. The successful candidate will bring experience of leadership in complex organisations requiring excellent communication skills, commercial acumen and good judgement. This is a key leadership role, responsible for managing a multi-disciplinary team. The successful candidate will have outstanding leadership skills and the ability to inspire, strategically lead and motivate the team through a period of organisational change. They will be a credible and influential force for change in policy and practice, representing Nexus NI externally to civil society, politicians, civil servants, partner organisations and other stakeholders so that the lives of people who have suffered sexual or domestic violence and their families improve. For more information visit https://nexusni.org/jobs/
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Domestic and Sexual Abuse 24-Hour Helpline

Domestic and Sexual Abuse 24-Hour Helpline

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Nexus NI are delighted to have been awarded the contract for the 24-hour Helpline for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Abuse. The helpline will offer much needed support, advice and referral for all victims of domestic and sexual abuse in Northern Ireland. Nexus NI will take over the service from Women’s Aid Federation Northern Ireland from 1 April 2019. Nexus NI offers services and support to people who have been affected by sexual violence across Northern Ireland. Our services include; supporting victims via specialist counselling, educating young people, training professionals and campaigning to change the myths and misconceptions that exist around sexual violence in society. Interim CEO, Karen Gallagher says: “We are pleased that with the introduction of the 24-hour helpline into the Nexus NI family, that we can reach…
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