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The Uneven Adjustment to Homeworking Among UK Sex Workers

Blog by Laura Jarvis-King (May, 2020)

The shift to homeworking under lockdown raises important concerns for those whose work involves physical and emotional connection, not least forms of work which have been undertaken in a shroud of secrecy. Here, I highlight the work of sex workers, in particular, who negotiate a sexual and emotional experience with clients through physical touch and emotional conversation.

Read the blog here.

18 Years of bringing Love, Hope and Freedom

Blog by A Way Out

In June 2002 A Way Out Charity was formed.18 years on the organisation has come of age. The charity has developed and matured and, under the current situation of CV19, this maturity has provided a strong and sturdy base upon which to ensure that the families, young people, and women who rely on our services have continued to receive support.

Read the blog here.

Sex Workers in the Crisis of Covid

Teela Sanders, University of Leicester

Issues for sex workers across the world during the pandemic

Access the blog here.

Follow the link to an opportunity for practitioners and service users to publish a short 800 word blog about any current social justice issue/intervention in the British Journal of Community Justice (open access). The example says regarding COVID-19 but can be about anything. Also please send it here aswell!

Access it here.

The impact of COVID-19 on sex workers

Dr Natasha Mulvihill

Regarding the impact of the crisis on people in the sex industry.

Read the blog here.

What's it like to be a whore in academia?


Click here to read about Camille's experiences of being an out sex worker in academia, and here for more information about her work.

Read a blog here from Laura McIntyre and Dr Angelika Strohmayer about the creative activities that Changing Lives delivered during the COVID-19 crisis:

The Power of Crafts FINAL May 2020 (1)
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and more thoughts from Laura regarding International Women's Day and International Day To End Violence Against Sex Workers Day:

International Womens Day 2020 LM
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International Day to End Violence Agains
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