Jun 29, 2020
Domestic Abuse is reported to occur in 80% of households in
the western world according to the World Health Organisation.
This corrosive form of mistreatment is estimated to affect 1
in 3 women, 1 in 6 children (and some men) whilst having a profound
impact on their physical and emotional health.
Wendy starts a three-part podcast series where she explains
what abuse is, and in particular what domestic abuse is, the
various forms of abuse, how to identify it and most importantly,
how to empower yourself, safely extract and escape from it for
George Floyd's brutal murder raised to the surface the various
forms of abuse many segments of society face. With the recent
protests, rallies and riots over Black Lives Matter, it has
highlighted again the bigoted and abusive nature of some toxic
people that run throughout the veins of our society.
To combat all forms of abuse and mistreatment it is important
to increase awareness, provide information and education to inspire
people of all skin colours and backgrounds to take back their right
for a safe home and life and provide a pathway out of suffering and