The Broxtowe Women's Project Blog - Raising awareness of domestic abuse in Broxtowe.
The latest news and updates from the Broxtowe Women’s Project.
July 12, 2022
New statutory guidance on identifying and responding to domestic abuse and its impact on victims was published on 8 July 2022, by the Home Office.
The Domestic Abuse statutory guidance sets out in detail what consti...
April 13, 2021
Employers across Beeston and Chilwell can access help to support workers affected by domestic abuse thanks to a grant awarded to BWP from The Rotary Club of Beeston this week.
With the grant of £1,000, BWP, which wor...
December 7, 2020
Domestic abuse not only impacts on the wellbeing of the person being abused, it affects co-workers and the financial strength and success of the companies for which they work too.
One in three women will experience ...
November 30, 2020
It's not always easy to spot the signs of domestic abuse, which is why Broxtowe Women's Project feel so strongly about making sure businesses know what to look out for.
Most people think domestic abuse is is violent o...
November 29, 2020
One of our Outreach Officers, Justine, is leading on wellbeing within the team and discusses the relationship between mental health and domestic abuse.
Research has shown that there is a definite link between experien...
November 28, 2020
For many, stress at work is connected to coping with how much they have to do or clashes with colleagues, but have you ever considered that it could be the result of domestic abuse?
Home Office figures show that 75% o...
November 26, 2020
Domestic abuse can destroy lives, leaving physical and emotional scars. Those experiencing domestic abuse can find themselves isolated from friends and family and lose their independence. It can take many forms, not just...
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 ...