Category Archives: Nexus

‘Together For You’ celebrates World Mental Health Day

Nexus NI is part of a cutting edge collaboration, ‘Together For You’, a mental health and wellbeing project funded by the Big Lottery Fund. As part of World Mental Health Day, Together For You organised a mental health and wellbeing … Continue reading

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‘Break the Silence on Sexual Violence’ Launched in Coleraine

On Monday, 22 September 2014 Nexus NI, Northern Ireland’s leading charity working directly with survivors of rape, sexual violence and abuse, launched an intensive PR campaign in the Coleraine area to raise awareness of sexual violence in the community. The … Continue reading

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A New California Law Requires College Students To Give Consent Before Sex

The “Yes Means Yes” law is the first of its kind. On Sunday, California became the first state to adapt a “yes means yes” law, which mandates that students on college campuses get consent before sexual activity. The bill, signed … Continue reading

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Golf Fund Raising Event

Thanks to all who contributed to the Golf fund raising event on Saturday 13 September at Cloverhill Golf club in Armagh.

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Donate by Text

You can now donate by text if you wish. Donate by text: text NEXU30 £5.00 to 70070 You can change the amount to £1.00, £2.00, £4.00 or £10.00 Thank you for supporting Nexus NI    

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NEXUS CHARITY GOLF CLASSIC

Nexus Charity Golf Classic at Cloverhill Golf Club on Saturday 13 September 2014. Team of 4 costs £100 (including food) Come along and have a great day of golf and help Nexus. For more information or to sponsor a Hole … Continue reading

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GSK Impact Award

NEXUS received the award of “runner up” in the GlaxoSmithKline Impact Award. This was a tremendous achievement being selected as one of 20 charities out of a total of 420 applicants throughout the UK.  Congratulations go to Aware Defeat Depression … Continue reading

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Together for you web site

The together for you project now has a web site www.togetherforyou.org.uk This project is funded by The Big Lottery Fund and is a partnership of 9 charities delivering projects to improve mental health and wellbeing services across Northern Ireland.

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We need to know more about grooming

http://blog.oup.com/2013/01/grooming-child-abuse/ Society needs to learn more about the grooming of children and adults before sexual abuse.  If we can spot the signs of grooming we might have a chance of stopping the abuse before it happens

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New NSPCC Helpline for child sexual exploitation

The NSPCC has set up a dedicated helpline, 0800 389 1701, to specifically support the investigation into child sexual exploitation in Northern Ireland.  If you need advice, information or if you have concerns about a child at risk of sexual … Continue reading

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