Speak Out Event – This Friday


Adibah Iqbal on an important event coming up to raise awareness about emotional abuse.

Speak Out – Against Emotional Abuse is a new project that aims to raise awareness about emotional abuse in young people’s relationships, help prevent it and provide support for victims. Much needed, right?!

So, on Friday, 18th July (this Friday) they are holding an event at The Station called Speak Out –Emotional Abuse Awareness Event between 17.30 – 20.00.

There will be a variety of stalls and talks throughout the evening including:  4YP Bristol, The Mentality Project, Avon & Somerset Police, Brook, Next Link  and many more!

Oh and there will be FREE refreshments and music.

The event is open (and free) for all young people, their families, and anyone working with them.

Booking tickets is not essential but to guarantee entry on the day please register for free tickets here.

See you there.

Address: The Station, Silver Street, Bristol, BS1 2AG

Check out their website

Have you been affected by emotional abuse? Go to the event. It’s free. If you’re not sure you can go to the event, get in touch with any of the organisations above. They want to help you. 

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