Co-op Members you can choose us as your community cause

Co-op Members you can choose us as your 1% community cause! With sincere thanks to The Co-op you can now choose to support the centres work and long term future. The centre is at grave RISK of closure after 40 years providing support to women and families of #DERBY and #DERBYSHIRE https://membership.coop.co.uk/causes/10315 Thank you for supporting our good cause
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BBC Radio Derby Interview

The CEO of the Derby Womens Centre was interviewed on BBC Radio Derby on the 11 July 2017 regarding the plight of the centre. In a frank and open discussion the centres future and its importance in the community are hi-lighted. We would like to ask all of our followers, their family and friends to SHARE this recording. For BUSINESS leaders and owners in DERBY, please, if you are able to offer support to the centre then please get in touch. The centre will continue to provide services and community groups for as long as is possible. Check our social
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HOW WE SAVE LIVES – A POEM

I’ve been shook and I’ve been shoved Been told I’m not good enough to be loved Cried in corners, wished to die Believed I deserved it and not sure why Back and forth, I hope for a change Leads to more isolation and being deranged Then comes the day you push too far You’re not in as much control as you think you are Through knowledge and wisdom my courage grows Slowly breaking free right under your nose No more bruises, no more tears No more preying upon my fears For this I promise me, I will survive, I will be
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HOW WE SAVE LIVES

We asked some of the women who attend our Freedom Programme how we have helped them. With thanks to you all for your bravery and support – from all of us….     “My nightmare of a controlling relationship started 10 years ago. Prior to marriage, I witnessed the domestic violence and control from my father to mother (I did not know any difference) until I took the courage to leave my husband.”  “This Centre has been a part of my life for the last three and a half years.  I left a Domestic Violence relationship of nearly 10 years and fled to
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Derby Women's Centre are a Registered Charity No 1135743