Tag Archives: abuse

Understanding economic abuse – why your voice matters this Talk Money Week

What is economic abuse? For Talk Money Week 2023, we’re teaming up with Payplan to raise awareness of economic abuse and the support available for victims. Economic abuse is a form of domestic abuse that involves a... Read more

Businesses – we need you!

This White Ribbon Day (25 November) marks the first day of the 2023 Super 16 Business Challenge! We invite you to compete against other local businesses to raise the most money during the 16 Days of Action (25 Novembe... Read more

Join the Super 16 Challenge!

This White Ribbon Day (25 November) marks the first day of the 2023 Super 16 Challenge! We invite you to join us in raising funds and awareness of our work by taking part in a challenge of your choice during the 16 Da... Read more

October NetWalking in Stapleford

Our next NetWalking event will take place on Thursday 26 October in Stapleford, Nottingham. NetWalking combines professional networking and walking as an opportunity to meet with other local organisations to exchange ... Read more

Join our next Survivors’ Programme

We have places available to join our next Survivors’ Programme starting on Wednesday 10 January 2024. This programme was created to help recovery from domestic abuse. It is free of charge and covers the main element... Read more

Webinar: Rebuilding Lives

A webinar, Rebuilding Lives, will be held on Wednesday 4 October focusing on domestic violence, mental health, and attachment to perpetrators. It will discuss the complex dynamics and challenges faced by survivors of dom... Read more

Victim Blaming in Domestic Abuse

“What did she do to wind him up so badly?” “She shouldn’t have been drinking.” “She slept with his best mate, is it any wonder he lost it?” “She dressed like a slag and gets raped. Didn’t she a... Read more

BWP Outreach Worker Hopes First Book Will Help Thousands

A Nottinghamshire charity worker who has helped hundreds of women recover from their experiences of Domestic Abuse hopes to reach thousands more, by sharing her wisdom in a new book which is now for sale on Amazon. On... Read more

Trauma, Domestic Abuse and steps to recovery

"In some ways suffering ceases to be suffering at the moment it finds a meaning." —Viktor Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning Trauma can be defined as an emotional response to a very stressful, frightening or distres... Read more

When he uses the child to abuse you.

Abusive fathers use children as weapons to control their intimate partners. They will use their children in a variety of different ways to perpetuate domestic abuse. Using children is highly effective as a way of exerti... Read more