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

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


Come along to our Family Event in Beeston this Friday

August 11, 2021

Join us for a family afternoon tea  inspired by Alice in Wonderland - THIS FRIDAY! Friday 13 August,12 - 3.30 pm Beeston Canalside Heritage Centre With a raffle for incredible prizes, wellbeing sessions, an u...
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Make your own Worry Doll

February 27, 2021

According to Guatemalan tradition, when children are scared or have nightmares, the Mayan people give them worry dolls before they go to sleep. We are all human, and we worry! If you t...
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How domestic abuse effects children

November 27, 2020

Children and Young Person’s Therapist at Broxtowe Women's Project (BWP), Georgina Rolfe, talks us through the affects domestic abuse has on children. We can all imagine the image that comes to mind, when we think ab...
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Using the worry time technique to help children

September 10, 2020

Our Children and Young People's Therapist talks you through the 'worry time technique' and how using it may well provide your children, and you, with some emotional support. It is natural for anyone to experience anxi...
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Anti-Bullying: 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”.  The Anti-bullying alliance lead this incentive and explained tha...
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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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Children’s Mental Health – Try TLC

February 4, 2019

Have a go at a little TLC   Let’s begin to have conversations with your child about their mental health.   It can feel unnatural and forced to start with. It can be scary and so you may feel tempt...
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‘Choose Respect’

November 15, 2018

Anti-Bullying Week 2018 takes place from the 12th-16th November. Broxtowe Women’s Project are proud to support and promote Anti-Bullying week. The theme for Anti-Bullying Week 2018 is ‘Choose Respect’. The aim ...
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Teachers learn signs of domestic abuse

April 19, 2017

Training sessions are being delivered at several primary schools in Stapleford to help raise awareness among staff about domestic abuse and what to do if they discover children are witnessing it at home. Organised by ...
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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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