How you can Help

Date posted: March 1, 2017

Your support will make a difference to victims and their children living in Blackburn with Darwen. You can donate by … Read More

Investors in Children Award

Date posted: December 7, 2016

We are very proud to announce that we have received the Investing In Children Award for championing the rights of … Read More

CICA and victims of sexual abuse

Date posted: July 19, 2016

 The Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA) is an executive agency of the UK Government. The agency administers compensation for injuries caused to … Read More

A corrosive silence

Date posted: July 17, 2016

On the 14th of July The Duchess of Cornwall held a reception at Clarence House inviting victims, high profile ambassadors … Read More

ISVA (independent sexual violence advisor) NEWS

Date posted: June 14, 2016

  In the US last week, a former Stanford swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman was sentenced to six … Read More

Celebrating our Volunteers

Date posted: June 9, 2016

As its Volunteers week its apt to do a blog on volunteers & volunteering so 18 months ago we made … Read More

Lives we have changed

Date posted: June 7, 2016

The difference we have made is easy to see in the pictograph below,  across all areas of the service we … Read More

Children and Young People’s project info event

Date posted: April 6, 2016

     CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE’S PROJECT INFORMATION EVENT On May 9th 2016 we will be holding an open event for … Read More

Young people’s programmes

Date posted: September 21, 2015

Our young people’s programmes start next week so if you know any young people who may benefit then please contact … Read More

Success in funding for specialist substance misuse IDVA

Date posted: July 2, 2015

Great news! We have been informed by Henry Smith that we were successful in our grant application and will be … Read More

Young people’s programmes

Date posted: June 17, 2015

We are now taking referrals for our next Young People’s Programmes. All the courses will start in the final week … Read More


Date posted: May 12, 2015

We have created a new facebook page! ‘The WISH Centre, Blackburn & Darwen District Without Abuse’ Please like and share! … Read More

National stalking awareness week

Date posted: April 22, 2015

National Stalking Awareness Week 2015 Starts Monday 20th April 2015 #NSAW2015 for more information visit  

Workshops for young people

Date posted: April 22, 2015

Did you know that we can deliver FREE workshops for young people to raise awareness of Domestic Abuse? This week … Read More

Many thanks!

Date posted: January 14, 2015

Many thanks to the Year 7 students at Darwen Vale High School who participated in assembly this work to raise … Read More

Free training session

Date posted: January 14, 2015

Free training session for people who work locally with young people. Contact for more information.

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  • volunteer vacancies

    Blackburn & Darwen District Without Abuse is committed to enriching the services we provide through the use of volunteers from … Read More