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

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

BWP gains keynote supporter

August 1, 2018

Broxtowe Women's Project (BWP) is delighted to announce it is to receive support from Hope Community Gospel Choir after it was nominated by a member and has been voted to be one of the musical group’s charities of th...
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We are recruiting

July 30, 2018

We are looking for a children's and young people therapist, the candidate will be instrumental in the developing and delivery of this new service area. BWP has recently been awarded funding from Children in Need to deve...
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Never too old

July 25, 2018

Domestic Abuse in Older Women This is one of four blogs focussing on domestic abuse in Older Women leading up to International Day for Older Persons on 1st October 2018. Domestic abuse is often wrongly considered to ...
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A blooming wonderful result

June 29, 2018

A fantastic donation of more than £1000 has been given to Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP) after three fund-raisers took part in the Beeston & Chilwell Garden Trail 2018. The popular weekend involved more gardens...
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A terrible football result

June 28, 2018

It should be such a great time, the sun is shining, the barbeques are on and to top it all off, we’ve got England’s final World Cup group match to look forward to tonight; what could be better? For some, the answe...
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Trio to tackle triathlon for BWP

June 26, 2018

We often say that our staff and trustees go above and beyond to support Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP) and three of them are set to prove it again by taking part in a sprint triathlon. Staff members Sarah Dagley and...
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Our message is always the same

June 24, 2018

Over the past 11 days there have been numerous stories in the papers and on TV and radio about the increase in domestic abuse linked to the World Cup, which kicked off in Russia on June 14. Reference has been made to ...
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How your self esteem can be affected following an abusive relationship

June 21, 2018

People often just think about the physical damage caused by abusive relationships, but it’s generally the emotional scars that take longer to heal. The most common emotional fallout from abusive relationships is loss o...
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You have got time!

June 8, 2018

Over the past week you have probably seen posts about volunteering on your Facebook page or twitter account, on your work intranet or heard it mentioned in adverts and articles on the TV and in newspapers. The reason ...
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Workplace stress – is abuse the cause?

May 18, 2018

We’re nearing the end of Mental Health Awareness Week (14-20 May). Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, this year the theme is stress. For many, stress at work is connected to coping with how much they have to do...
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