ZOE (REIGN)

Zoe is a founding member of REIGN; a collective of young women survivors of child sexual exploitation in Greater Manchester. REIGN train professionals on CSE, campaign to raise awareness and change attitudes in society, and improve support for victims. Over the past year REIGN have delivered workshops and speeches across the country, from frontline practitioners and students to high court judges, challenging victim blaming and victim stigma, promoting trauma informed intervention and care, dismantling myths, and encouraging empathy and professional curiously.  Due to  the variety of collective experiences REIGN's training around CSE also covers multiple intersecting issues such as mental health, the care system, criminal exploitation, poverty, disability, and race.