A photograph of Meena Kumari

S2 | EP 5: Don’t be afraid to ask for help!

This episode of the Destiny Creators Podcast we were joined by Meena Kumari, founder of H.O.P.E Training & Consultancy (Helping Other People Everyday) offering high quality training & consultancy in domestic abuse, sexual violence/abuse and safeguarding. Meena has a great passion and commitment towards campaigning, raising awareness and working with professionals to ensure that domestic abuse, sexual … Read more

Annie Gibbs, Founder, Amour Destiné

International Women’s Day!

For some #internationalwomensday is when we the world celebrate the achievements and progress made in the fight for #equality. However it is not so great for all. We’re proud to stand with the London Victims Commisoner to #ChoosetoChallenge some of the myths affecting black women experiencing abuse! I #ChoosetoChallenge that domestic abuse & sexual violence … Read more

H.O.P.E Digital Art project

For Black History & Domestic Violence awareness Month our founder Annie has featured alongside 38 other women in the H.O.P.E Training digital art project that raises awareness of and celebrates black, Asian and minority ethnic women working / advocating / campaigning within the domestic abuse & sexual violence sector. Every opportunity to change a life … Read more

Domestic Abuse Awareness Month

Today is October 1st, the first day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. 1 in 3 women, 1 in 10 men will experience it in their lifetime. This is global women’s health issue that disproportionately affects women of color. We will launch a limited edition Handpainted African print wellbeing box, deliver a series of awareness activities … Read more

End Domestic Abuse – Safe Lives open letter

Community services are a lifeline for thousands of families living with abuse. 90% of the females we support are affected by Domestic abuse & Sexual Violence. That is why we are pleased to sign this letter with Safe Lives calling on the government to #invest2endabuse in the #DomesticAbuse Bill today! Read the open letter here