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Support resources/helplines for over Christmas and New Year [wtr-time]

If you feel like you need to urgently speak to somebody and the office is closed, here are some important numbers and websites to help you through that time.

Read more December 14th, 2023

Imara’s Annual Impact Report 2022 [wtr-time]

Read more August 1st, 2023

Professionals Domestic Abuse leaflet [wtr-time]

This leaflet is designed to help professionals understand the domestic violence services and support we offer to children, young people and safe families in Nottinghamshire.

Read more May 16th, 2023

Self-harm Resources for Professionals [wtr-time]

This booklet is designed to help professionals understand self-harm and why someone might engage with self-harm. This booklet highlights what do to if someone discloses self-harm to you and what the signs are. is also sign-posts other services and informational websites for professionals to direct children and young people to if they need more support […]

Read more February 28th, 2023

Parent Support Booklet [wtr-time]

This booklet is designed to help adults understand how child and young people might react after being abused, and give some ideas as to how to support your child. It is also aimed at helping parents and carers understand their own feelings after discovering their child has been affected by child sexual abuse.

Read more January 18th, 2023

Participation Group [wtr-time]

The Participation Group is a group of young people who have accessed support from Imara and now offer their time to help improve the service. This involves being consulted on new ideas Imara is developing, and using their own ideas to create new projects, resources, and campaigns. Young people who have been through our service […]

Read more March 21st, 2022

My Kickstart apprenticeship experience with Imara [wtr-time]

Imara took part in the government’s Kickstart Scheme in 2021 by hosting Nura as a Charity Administrative Assistant. How did you find out about Imara? I found out about Imara through my job search with my work coach. There was a position open at the time for an Administrative Assistant Apprentice and when I read […]

Read more January 31st, 2022

Let’s talk Consent and Healthy Relationships [wtr-time]

Our beliefs and attitudes are influenced by our experiences and the way we talk about different topics with friends and family, and the wider community. This influences what is considered normal or acceptable behavior. When it comes to consent and healthy relationships, research shows that 1 in 6 men have had unwanted sexual experiences (https://www.1in6.uk/) […]

Read more January 12th, 2022

Consent Coalition [wtr-time]

The Consent Coalition is a group of organisations within Nottingham who are working together to raise awareness of the importance of consent, banish myths about rape and sexual violence, and encourage survivors to access support and report any sexual violence. As part of the Consent Coalition, Imara joins other organisations to stand together to say […]

Read more October 19th, 2021

EMCYPSAS – the paediatric sexual assault referral centre [wtr-time]

The East Midlands Children and Young People’s Sexual Assault Service (EMCYPSAS) is the paediatric sexual assault referral centre for East Midlands. All young people under 18 who disclose sexual abuse should first be seen at EMCYPSAS. The service is also available for young adults over 18 with learning disabilities. EMCYPSAS offers comprehensive services as required […]

Read more October 19th, 2021