EDUCATION SAFETY DIGNITY
Champions for the Rights of Women. BILLION WOMEN – a voice for equality, dignity & safety.
Let’s Talk – Taking care of your mental, physical and financial healthMental health problems are a growing public health concern. They are prevalent not just in the UK, but around the world.Overall rates of psychiatric disorder are almost identical for men and women but striking gender differences are found in the patterns of mental illness.
- In 2013, there were 8.2 million cases of anxiety in the UK. In England women are almost twice as likely to be diagnosed with anxiety disorders as men. #mentalhealth #anxiety #women #billionwomen #preventionfirst #NHS
WORKSHOPS & TALKS
2016 has been a busy, productive and eventful year for Billion Women, a charity supporting and making a difference to those who need it most. While helping to meet immediate needs, we learned more about the needs of displaced women. #2017goals focus on homelessness prevention, gender equality and education.