Red Box Project in the press

May 2018 – News Shopper Red Box Project set up in Dartford to fight period poverty

March 2018 – North West Evening Mail Period poverty in Cumbria – girls missing lessons over cost of supplies

March 2018 – Huff Post 7 Ways To Tackle Period Poverty In 2018

February 2018 – Brighton Argus Mothers on a mission to empower girls in Brighton schools

February 2018 – East Lothian Courier School’s red box will fight ‘period poverty’

December 2017 – i News What happens when you make periods free

November 2017 – The York Press Appeal to help beat period poverty in York

November 2017 – Daily Echo Southampton Red Box Southampton scheme helps combat period poverty in local schools

July 2017 – We Make Change The Red Box Project: Empowering and supporting our local communities

April 2017 – i News The Red Box Project: Three women hoping to help girls skipping school on their period


Period Poverty Resources

April 2018 – National Union of Teachers Press Release It’s heart breaking! Child poverty harms children’s educational opportunities


December 2017 – Amika George for The Guardian The shame of period poverty is keeping British girls out of school. Let’s break the silence

December 2017 – Rights Info Period Poverty Can Happen To Anyone. These Women Told Us Their Stories

October 2017 – Dr Francis Ryan for The Guardian Period poverty is leaving women such as Kerry isolated and ashamed

March 2017 – BBC News Girls ‘too poor’ to buy sanitary protection missing school


Other groups tackling Period Poverty

Bloody Good Period

Homeless Period Project

Crimson Wave