If someone told you they were experiencing domestic abuse
would you know what to say?
It’s not always easy to know how to respond if you are concerned that someone is experiencing domestic abuse. There are lots of myths and ideas about domestic abuse which stop women asking for help and which make it hard to know what to do and say.
At Broxtowe Women’s Project we believe that a sensitive and informed response can make all the difference and may even save a woman’s life.
If you would like a free short awareness raising session for your group or agency which can be tailored to your needs, then please contact us.
In the second of our blogs about domestic abuse and older women, we look at the role health professionals can play in helping survivors At Broxtowe Women’s Project, we are determined to make ourselves accessible to all women suffering abuse. In our previous blog, it was identified that despite suffering high levels of abuse, older … Continue reading A healthier approach