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

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

Debbie’s story: “What I’ve learned about wellbeing.”

December 1, 2021

Debbie – survivor of domestic abuse supported by BWP: "What I’ve learned about wellbeing." "I’ve come a long way since I escaped my abusive relationship, learnt a lot too and I’m still learning, still trying, ...
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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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Is he using the virus to control you?

May 14, 2020

Is he using the virus to control you? When discussing the massive reductions in admissions to casualty departments currently, a doctor in one hospital mentioned that despite this, he had noticed a significant rise in ad...
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Working through Lockdown

May 7, 2020

Working from home – keep your worlds separate   Is the coronavirus crisis forcing you to work from home for the first time? Are you struggling to separate home life from work life now they’re in the same setti...
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Self-care in lockdown

April 8, 2020

Self-care has never been more important   Suffering lockdown, worrying about finances, home schooling, concerns about health, isolation from support networks, spending even more time holed up with an abusive partner...
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Drains and Radiators

March 31, 2020

They might be remote, maybe only contactable by phone, WhatsApp or FaceTime, but now more than any other time it might help us to reach out to our friends. True friends will help us get through this crisis and better ...
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How will you cope?

March 25, 2020

How will you choose to cope with the coronavirus crisis?   The coronavirus crisis is depressing and worrying for many people. No one remains unaffected by it. We are faced with challenging new circumstances with...
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Isolation of families for Coronavirus raises concerns about domestic abuse

March 24, 2020

How we can help stay safe through the Corona lockdown Lockdown at home for our safety from coronavirus will mean being locked down with the abuser for many women suffering domestic abuse. Not only does it seem obvious t...
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March 19, 2020

Broxtowe Women’s Project – Coronavirus/Covid-19 Position Statement The following was published on the 19th March – and will be updated if our position changes At BWP we’re are committed to helping women living ...
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