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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...
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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. ...
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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...
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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 ...
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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...
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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...
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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 ...
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My Living Nightmare

May 21, 2019

Chapter Two At the beginning of 2018 when I was booked in for a surgery procedure, he said he could no longer cope with me. Told me I was hard work, called me ‘half a job’ when we were decorating the house. Told ...
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My Living Nightmare

May 15, 2019

My Living Nightmare. Written by a BWP service user Chapter One I remember meeting him for the first time in 2017; cheeky grin, nice bum, tall and handsome. He gave me a lot of compliments, told me I was beautif...
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Social Isolation

May 1, 2019

Human contact including love, friendships, intimacy, family and a feeling of belonging are vital human needs. Psychologist Abraham Maslow talked about a hierarchy of human needs and suggested the need for social contact...
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    Economic Abuse Awareness

    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 around two million adults experience domestic abuse every year. More shockingly, two women are killed each week by a current or former partner … Continue reading Economic Abuse Awareness

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