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Domestic Abuse and Mental Health

January 20, 2020

Today is blue Monday, it’s claimed to be the most depressing day of the year. This is believed caused by a number of factors; the party season is over, we’re all spent up, the weather is foul, it’s ages until the n...
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We are recruiting……………

January 16, 2020

We are recruiting new trustees to our Board We are a small charity that ensures those affected by domestic abuse are empowered to be safe and in control of their own lives. We provide: • An outreach service that inc...
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White Ribbon Campaign 2019

November 27, 2019

Never commit, excuse or remain silent about male violence towards women.   The White Ribbon Campaign was founded in 2005 and is part of a global movement to end male violence against women and girls. It was formed b...
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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: ...
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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...
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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...
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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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    Today is blue Monday, it’s claimed to be the most depressing day of the year. This is believed caused by a number of factors; the party season is over, we’re all spent up, the weather is foul, it’s ages until the next holiday and it’s difficult to know what there is to feel cheerful about. … Continue reading Domestic Abuse and Mental Health

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