Article Review: Empaths vs Narcissists

After 2 years of chaos, I can honestly say this article has really helped me understand and finally put to rest our toxic so-called relationship, to leave it in the past and put it down to another lesson learnt.  I really do wish I had cut all contact so long ago, its like I knew I was being bullied and people around me were telling me so, but it can only come from you, finally seeing the “light”.

WOW What a Time To Change! Rachel Holliday Marks Milestones

The country may still be in partial lockdown, but there is a feeling of resilience and hope as more milestones are reached at Time to Change (West Cumbria) Project CIC. As for everyone, Covid -19 has created challenges for Rachel Holliday and her team, but they will ride this storm, just as they have overcome many obstacles along the way. It is seven years since Rachel Holliday set this up to tackle poverty, disadvantage, and homelessness in the area. Having experienced being homeless in her teens and in a downward spiral with no money, education or hope, she realised on …

What’s on at WOW 28th Oct-1st Nov

We would love to see you at one of our activities happening between Monday 28th October and Friday 1st November! We have arts and crafts on Tuesday 29th October from 1-3pm, you are welcome to bring your own project or just turn up and use our paints, pens, wool, etc. The Freedom Project are coming to WOW on Wednesday 30th October 1-3pm to deliver a free awareness session on domestic abuse and the work they do. All are welcome to these activities, just turn up and spread the word. If you have any questions you can call 01946 550103 or …

What’s On This Week at WOW?

Why not come and join in with the activities on this week at WOW. We have arts and crafts on Tuesday 22nd October from 1-3pm, you are welcome to bring your own project or just turn up and use our paints, pens, wool, etc. All welcome, you can just turn up. On Wednesday 23rd October from 1-3pm there is an introduction to a course we are going to run at WOW. It is called ‘The Key’ and helps develop work readiness and build confidence. If this interests you please come along! On Wednesday 23rd October from 6-9pm we have our …

Peer Support Worker and Project Worker Wanted at WOW

Hi – Please find attached some detail regarding two vacancies we have at our Centre.  If you would like further information on either of these, please contact me via my email address and I will send out further information and an application form.  Please note that I will treat all approaches in the strictest of confidence and within the new GDPR guidelines.  Appointments will be made subject to satisfactory references being received and an advanced DBS clearance.  The closing date is the 11th of October.  My email address is angie.dean@womenoutwest.co.uk

Fun at Cumbria Pride 10th Event at Carlisle Castle 28th September 2019

I had a really great day yesterday representing WOW  at  Cumbria Pride, the 10th event of its kind, and this year it was at Carlisle Castle.  The organisers had obviously worked hard as the event was flawless from the start and even the sun shone!  Nothing – even rain- could have dampened our spirits though, as we set up our stalls and prepared to march around the City Centre.  Sellafield Ltd kindly allowed me to share their space alongside my WiN Cumbria and NI colleagues, with our WOW banner and leaflets.  Once set up, we headed across the main road …