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

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


Change starts with us

November 12, 2019

Anti - bullying week 11th-15th November 2019 Anti-bullying week is the 11th – 15th November with this year’s theme being “change starts with us”. Anti-bullying alliance lead this incentive explaining that: ...
Read more


Stress Awareness Week

November 5, 2019

This is International Stress Awareness Week, so let’s talk about stress. Stress is the body's reaction to any change that requires us to respond. The body reacts to these changes with physical, mental, and emotional re...
Read more


Coercive Control

September 25, 2019

It was one of those cases where I got a chilled feeling when the lady who’d just been referred to me was describing her situation with her husband. I completed a risk assessment form (DASH) which we as outreach workers...
Read more


Economic Abuse Awareness

August 8, 2019

ECONOMIC ABUSE AWARENESS In this article, PayPlan’s CEO, Rachel Duffey explores the challenges of recognising clients who are experiencing economic abuse and what this means for debt advisers. It is estimated that ar...
Read more


Motherly love

July 30, 2019

HOW CAN WE PROTECT OUR DAUGHTERS FROM DOMESTIC ABUSE Most women would agree that the major downside of becoming a parent is that if bad things happen to your children, you feel their pain as if it’s happening to you. ...
Read more


New Relationship Checklist

July 23, 2019

Domestic abuse has a devastating impact on survivors, the effects are often felt long after the relationship has ended. With one in four women suffering domestic abuse at some point in their lives, many of these being re...
Read more


There is still time to apply………

June 19, 2019

We are recruiting The closing date is the midday on the 24th June 2019 We are very excited to announce that we are currently recruiting for a childrens and young persons therapist. This is an exciting new area of work ...
Read more


We are recruiting……….

May 29, 2019

We are very excited to announce that we are currently recruiting for a childrens and young persons therapist. This is an exciting new area of work for BWP so the post-holder will be instrumental in the development a...
Read more


My Living Nightmare

May 28, 2019

Chapter Four I went to court looking and feeling like myself. I had my own hair, my own nails and a lot of support. I had a woman from Witness Protection. She had previously been to see me at work and told me how she...
Read more


My Living Nightmare

May 22, 2019

Chapter Three It wasn’t until the day after the assault I had realised what he had done to me. I confronted him about it via text but he denied it. Told me it was my fault, but then he back tracked and said he was ...
Read more


  • What’s new?

    12

    Nov
    Change starts with us

    Anti – bullying week 11th-15th November 2019 Anti-bullying week is the 11th – 15th November with this year’s theme being “change starts with us”. Anti-bullying alliance lead this incentive explaining that: “Whether it is verbal, physical, online or in-person, bullying has a significant impact on a child’s life well in to adulthood. By making small, … Continue reading Change starts with us

  • Twitter updates