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Anger group open for referrals

Due to start over the summer our Beyond Anger Programme is a 21 session group, specifically designed for women who are struggling with the issue of anger. It offers an opportunity to learn about the role past trauma plays and develop tactics to manage anger in a healthy productive way. We have a couple of [...]

The most important political event for women in 2016 #IstanbulConvention

Today’s been called the most important political event for women in 2016, but why? Parliament has its second debate on the Istanbul Convention. It’s a name that doesn’t give away much and it’s easy to miss why this is so important to us in England. But, the Istanbul Convention is the most comprehensive Pan-Europe legal [...]

Interested in Giving Back as a Trustee?

Hi I am the Chairman of Stepping Stones, and have been associated with the organisation for about 8 years.  It is such an important place.  You will find mainly women here whose life has got out of control as they struggled to deal with domestic violence, with addictions which may have developed as a way [...]

Thank-you to Waitrose and Veris

On day twelve of ‘16 days of action to end violence against women and girls’, we’d like to say a big thank-you to Waitrose in Bedford for their support. As part of a Veris led project, Waitrose donate surplus and ‘good to eat’ food, which has just gone past its sell by date, to local [...]

Supporting women affected by abuse #16days

Here at Stepping Stones we believe that every woman should have the opportunity to gain the strength, knowledge and support to help prevent and take action against gendered violence and domestic abuse. We have a dedicated team of Women’s Support Practitioners who work closely with women affected by domestic abuse and trauma and provide a [...]

Welcoming MP Gavin Shuker as our new patron

Stepping Stones, the Luton and Bedfordshire based charity supporting vulnerable women and their children, is delighted to announce the appointment of Luton South MP Gavin Shuker as its first patron. Gavin, who has previously visited the Stepping Stones centre to meet clients and staff, explains why he has agreed to take on the role: ‘I’m [...]

Raising awareness of #16Days of action to end gendered violence 

We’ve purposely launched our new website to coincide with the international 16 days of action to end gendered violence, which starts today on the 25th November 2016. 16 days is NOT about saying that all men commit violent offences, or are any less deserving of support than women. We believe everyone has the right to [...]

Programme Timetable Updates

Our What's On page has been updated to include programmes that we know we'll be running in 2017. They include: Parenting programmes Trauma, abuse and anger programmes Programmes for women at risk of offending or who misuse substances Informal and less structured groups where you can learn new skills Delivery of group programmes depends on [...]

Thank you to Floral Angels!

Stepping Stones would like to say a big thank you to Floral Angels, who have today kindly donated bouquets of restyled flowers to clients completing our Beyond Trauma programme. Katie Morgan, Chief Executive of Stepping Stones ‘the Floral Angel arrangements were beautiful and our team were really pleased to be able to pass them on [...]

New Domestic Abuse Website

At Stepping Stones we are always happy to see websites taking affirmative action against all types of abuse. Recently, soLUTiONs launched a new domestic abuse website to help those living with domestic abuse to recognise the symptoms, and to find support services to help them change their situations, whether that is leaving or staying. They [...]

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