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

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

NSPCC and Broxtowe Women’s Project team up for Talk PANTS campaign

November 9, 2021

A popular NSPCC campaign that aims to help keep children safe from sexual abuse has launched in Nottingham. The Talk PANTS campaign sees Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP),  collaborating with the NSPCC to reach out acro...
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Exhibition Celebrates Survivors’ Creativity

November 8, 2021

A free exhibition of poetry, installation art and photography inspired by the personal experiences of survivors of Domestic Abuse was officially opened to the public on the 5 November by the women who created the pieces....
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Publication is proof of Domestic Abuse survivors’ freedom to create

November 3, 2021

A magazine packed with poetry, art and imagery is the powerful result of a collaboration between the National Justice Museum, local artist Boseda Olawoye, and women supported by BWP earlier this year. The women, who a...
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We are first Domestic Abuse charity in the UK to receive distinguished White Ribbon Accreditation

October 26, 2021

Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP) is proud to announce that we are the first Domestic Abuse charity in the UK to receive White Ribbon Accreditation. White Ribbon is a global campaign that encourages people, especially ...
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Nottinghamshire Domestic Abuse charity receives distinguished White Ribbon Accreditation

October 12, 2021

Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP) has progressed their campaigning to end all male violence against women and girls by receiving White Ribbon Accreditation. White Ribbon is a global campaign that encourages people, esp...
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The Power of Poetry

October 5, 2021

Thursday 7 October 2021 is National Poetry Day; which gives us all at BWP a chance for us to reflect on the power of poetry, and words, on healing. Many of the women, children and families who have been victims of D...
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Walking got us all talking at first Netwalk

September 30, 2021

We were delighted that so many people from partner organisations could join us for our White Ribbon Netwalk on Friday 24 September.  This Netwalk meeting was conceived  with a passion  to bring people together to d...
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Loss of freedom, possibilities and options. Financial abuse and its devastating impact on the survivor.

September 28, 2021

“Wealth means power: the power to subdue, to crush, to exploit, the power to enslave, to outrage, to degrade”. – Emma Goldman Financial abuse involves controlling a person’s ability to acquire, use, and maintain...
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When he uses the child to abuse you.

September 14, 2021

Abusive fathers use children as weapons to control their intimate partners. These men seemingly have little regard for the significant damage caused to their children. Domestic abuse has a devastating impact on children...
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Local Drag Favourite shows support for BWP

September 13, 2021

One of Eastwood’s most treasured performers, drag artist Mark Preston, turned the spotlight on to a local Domestic Abuse charity at one his famous fundraising events. Mark Preston, who performs as Zandra across Nott...
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