Tinashe La is a Senior Circulation Coordinator at Seven West Media (WA).
Beyond the numbers and figures she spends figuring out during the day, is a passionate lady who is stirred up by the thought that someone out there is being abused or violated and doesn’t know what to do or where to get help from. It is that passion that brings out the lioness in the quiet young lady. Find out more about Tinashe La, STOP Domestic Violence Conference Ambassador in our exclusive Q&A.
Many people in abusive relationships will initially tend to keep their abuse quiet however, my personal experience with DV was different as I opened up to people close to me and shared what was happening to me.
I was crying and seeking for someone to help me as I had never experienced anything like this and I didn’t know what to do. I had seen and heard of abuse growing up, even vowed to never allow a man to hit me or treat me like the way I saw women suffering. Only to find myself in the same situation but I wanted out.
We have a #guest
Whatever you are going through right now someone out there like ourselves has gone through it or going through it #youarenotalone
If we could overcome and continue to overcome you too can. Continue reading Voices of Hope→
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It took a vivid dream to set me free from condemning ideologies.
The dream literally translates into this beautiful scripture, ‘Come now, let us settle the matter,” says the Lord. “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool’ Isaiah 1:18.
Know this for sure, the person who has the ability to hurt you the most is someone who is very close to you. That is why I encourage you to leave room. #self-care
As we remember world health mental day I take this moment to remind you that, 'God blessed them and said to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number, fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air and over every living creature that moves on the ground' Genesis 1:28. Continue reading World Mental Health Day – 2018→
Social Abuse is actual or threatened, through forced isolation from family and friends. By isolating a woman from her support networks, the perpetrator is attempting to assert power and control over her. Without a network of friends and family to support her, a woman can find it very difficult to leave an abusive relationship.’ Continue reading Domestic Violence Awareness Month→
Giving honour where it’s due. A wife/women/girlfriend/partner is not a slave or housemaid.
There is an old traditional narrative that is sang across the world or cultures on a woman’s place being the kitchen. Today I take time to reflect on this narrative and appreciate all the men who are changing this narrative to better not just their homes, wives, relationships but their lifestyles too. Continue reading Relationship Goals→