Become a member of the SEA Captains Circle and partner with us on a voyage to pioneer new approaches to supporting survivors.
A commitment of at least £3,000 per year (£5,000 for organisations) will help fund SEA’s continued efforts to raise awareness of economic abuse and transform responses to it.
Economic abuse is a form of coercive behaviour. It involves the control of a current or former partner’s finances as well as the things that money can buy. Bit by bit, the victim’s ability to make their own choices and be in control of their own lives is taken away. It often occurs in the context of intimate partner violence and is a form of domestic abuse.
One in six women in the UK has experienced economic abuse. The effects can last a lifetime, with victims never free from the abuser’s control – left in debt, without access to money or a home. Tragically, many feel they have no choice but to take their own life.
The SEA Captains Circle provides an opportunity for individuals and organisations to support our work through regular giving to help stop this from happening
Since its inception in 2017, SEA has made huge strides towards economic abuse being more widely recognised ensuring better responses for victim-survivors. We have:
By working within the women’s sector and financial services sector, we aim to build a model for improved support for victim-survivors of economic abuse. Your financial gift will help drive forward this work. With your support, we will call on the government to facilitate the changes needed and work with them to improve their systems and practices.
Your funding will support our efforts to:
As part of the SEA Captains Circle, not only will you help us to transform the lives of victim-survivors, but you will also receive the following benefits:
By joining the Circle in 2023 you will become a founding member of a cause you care about.
We hope you are inspired by our ambition and determination to make a difference to the lives of so many women. Please contact us today via email [email protected] to discuss further or to become part of the SEA Captains Circle.
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