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

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

Do you still care what he thinks of you even though you’ve left?

August 3, 2022

Blog written by BWP Outreach Worker, Sandra.  “Care about people’s approval, and you will always be their prisoner” - Lao Tzu When someone thinks badly of us or accuses us of terrible things, it’s normal t...
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Domestic Abuse and its impact on mothering

July 25, 2022

Domestic Abuse can seriously impact on a mothers’ ability to parent her children. Abusive men can cause significant damage to what should be a happy and natural process. Mothering can be undermined so badly by this...
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Design Competition Winners Sparkle this RSE Day

June 30, 2022

The winners of a children’s art competition were announced this week, with the dazzling designs on display in Beeston Library to coincide with Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) Day. In a competition organised by...
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Food donations will brighten Bank Holiday

May 24, 2022

BWP would like to say a huge thank you to Lear Corporation- the automotive technology leader in seating based in Alfreton - for their recent generous donation of fresh food. Following a collection and fundraiser,  L...
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Children’s Design Competition Will Share Important Message

May 10, 2022

Children across Nottinghamshire are being asked to create a bold bright design to show that everyone can sparkle, in a competition organised by the NSPCC and Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP). Linking with the theme fo...
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BWP Launch Crowdfunding Appeal to Help Children

April 21, 2022

BWP is asking people around the world to support children and young people in Broxtowe by Crowdfunding for the very first time. This Spring 2022 we launched a Crowdfunder, to raise vital funds for our Children and You...
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Helping more children stay safe with the Talk PANTS message

February 1, 2022

BWP was proud to be part of a workshop held this week, where people who working with D/deaf * and disabled and autistic children heard how they can use the NSPCC Talk PANTS message to talk to children about staying safe....
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Thank you for fundraising for BBC Children in Need!

November 18, 2021

Our Children's Outreach service is there for children who have been affected by Domestic Abuse. We offer a range of services to support young people to talk about their experience in a safe and confidential environment. ...
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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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