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

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


Grant will help Beeston businesses tackle domestic abuse

April 13, 2021

Employers across Beeston and Chilwell can access help to support workers affected by domestic abuse thanks to a grant awarded to BWP from The Rotary Club of Beeston this week. With the grant of £1,000, BWP, which wor...
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Home Secretary visit for BWP

April 8, 2021

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]BWP were honoured to receive a visit on Thursday (8 April 2021) from the Home Secretary, Priti Patel to discuss male violence against women and girls.  The visit made BBC East Midlands...
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Joint letter to the Prime Minister

March 23, 2021

97 specialist organisations supporting survivors of violence against women and girls have written to the prime minister with serious concerns about the government’s current response to male violence. The tragic death ...
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BWP and the National Justice Museum – working in partnership

March 1, 2021

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]BWP has always been a dynamic organisation, taking a holistic approach when supporting women and young people who are suffering from domestic abuse. So, when the opportunity arose to wo...
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Tackle Blue Monday and book a wellbeing class

January 15, 2021

The third Monday of January has been awarded the gloomy title, Blue Monday, due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and the arrival of unpaid credit card bills. We want to help people keep the b...
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A big thank you for this year’s donations!

December 17, 2020

Christmas is usually a popular time for us when it comes to receiving donations, but 2020 has been like no other! After a strange year and a very tough one for so many, we have been inundated with kind offers of donation...
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We Are Here To Support You

June 18, 2020

Our waiting list remains short. You can still expect to receive support either the same day or next day if it is safe for you to talk. Meet Hannah our Senior Outreach Officer,  call today on 07914634190 or email us at e...
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Loneliness Awareness Week

June 15, 2020

“Many people suffer from the fear of finding themselves alone, and so they don’t find themselves at all.” Rollo May Loneliness is defined as an unpleasant emotional response to perceived isolation. Survivors of d...
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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 of Brox...
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BWP Reclaim the night

November 29, 2018

Last weekend I did something a little different… I joined a Women’s March! Reclaim the Night is a night for women to come together and protest against street harassment and all forms of men’s violence against women...
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    When he uses the child to abuse you.

    Abusive fathers will use their children in a variety of different ways to perpetuate domestic abuse. Using children is highly effective as a way of exerting power and control over their intimate partners or former partners.

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