The Broxtowe Women's Project Blog - Raising awareness of domestic abuse in Broxtowe.

The latest news and updates from the Broxtowe Women’s Project.

Volunteers Week….How our amazing volunteers are intrumental to work that we do!

June 3, 2020

We are very fortunate to be supported by volunteers they enable us to deliver a quality service to women and children affected by Domestic Abuse. Here are statements written by four of our amazing volunteers Voluntee...
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Volunteers Week

June 1, 2020

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” Martin Luther King Volunteers Week falls between 1st and 7th June. It’s a week in which we can celebrate volunteers and thank them...
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May 18, 2020

 “I’ve been searching for ways to heal myself, and I’ve found that kindness is the best way.” – Lady Gaga If kindness was condensed into pill form and sold at the chemist’s, it would be flying off the she...
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Is he using the virus to control you?

May 14, 2020

Is he using the virus to control you? When discussing the massive reductions in admissions to casualty departments currently, a doctor in one hospital mentioned that despite this, he had noticed a significant rise in ad...
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Inspiring Survivor Story

May 12, 2020

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Working through Lockdown

May 7, 2020

Working from home – keep your worlds separate   Is the coronavirus crisis forcing you to work from home for the first time? Are you struggling to separate home life from work life now they’re in the same setti...
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Stalking Awareness

April 22, 2020

Stalking during corona lockdown National Stalking Awareness Week is 20th to 24th April this year. There has never been another point in history when the stalking of domestic abuse survivors has been more prevalent and m...
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A Secure Future for BWP

April 20, 2020

A secure future for Broxtowe Women’s Project, thanks to a five year grant from Reaching Communities Community Fund   An increased number of women and children fleeing domestic abuse in the Nottingham Borough...
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Creating a safety plan

April 19, 2020

In an abusive relationship during corona lockdown - we need a plan!   Domestic abuse is terrifying, even more so when there are few options to escape the family home due to the social isolation that’s been i...
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Self-care in lockdown

April 8, 2020

Self-care has never been more important   Suffering lockdown, worrying about finances, home schooling, concerns about health, isolation from support networks, spending even more time holed up with an abusive partner...
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