My dear friend Rachel Holliday, a very special lady in my life (she’s the C.E.O of Calderwood House and Women Out West) rang me in the Summer of 2019…This was in the preceding months before the doors of WoW were officially opened. “Patricia” she said “WoW needs you. I want you to be our Receptionist and establish an Office Space in Wow’s New Centre at Haig Pit Enterprise Park”. What could I say apart from “Yes of course I will”. Rachel’s enthusiasm, energy, kindness and empathy to help and support others was my inspiration and I became therefore the Founder …
I thoroughly recommend this book to every social worker, police officer and every project worker in our sector. If you have been a victim of an attack, and you have blamed yourself, read this book. It certainly shines a new light on to this taboo subject”
Check out our WOW October Newsletter here! The newsletter includes the October schedule plus info about job and volunteering opportunities! https://mailchi.mp/99a8dbb9c7c0/wow-october-newsletter
As the Women Out West Centre develops, we will be posting news here on updates and events. In the meantime, you can see our drop in times to find out more during June, and also it would be wonderful if you could fill in our Questionnaire here if you have ideas on how you can help us and / or we can support you!