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The Battle At Home (Review)

The Battle At Home was the very first outreach event Nour - Domestic Violence had presented. Its aim was to create an engaging seminar with the public that would illustrate the severity of domestic violence, which we felt was something that needed ad
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Maintaining Tawakkul and Aborting Perils

Sometimes accepting what Allah has decided for us is hard; very hard for those who have been in trials and tribulations for a lengthy period. This is not one of those articles which accentuates that this is the will of Allah and you must be patient t
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I Believed (Life – Share Your Story)

I was ancient, old; losing my window of opportunity and the pressure was that of an obese American's blood. I was 25; being shunned by my parents for moving out without a husband. I was aiming for the stars with my career ambitions. My parents were
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Saving Face (Review)

I was ancient, old; losing my window of opportunity and the pressure was that of an obese American's blood. I was 25; being shunned by my parents for moving out without a husband. I was aiming for the stars with my career ambitions. My parents were
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New Year, New Beginings

Bismillah Walhamdulillah Was Salaatu Was Salaam ‘ala Rasulillah As-Salaam Alaikum Wa-Rahmatullahi Wa-Barakatuhu It is with great honour that I have become a Patron with such an amazing and relevant organization such as "Nour Domestic Violence,"
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Bismillah (Life – Share Your Story)

Bismillah I would like to share my story; I don’t know how to start as when people do speak about domestic violence, they mention their husband or wife. I believe a person who witnesses violence from childhood accepts abusive behaviour from the ot
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Nour on Your Streets (Review)

Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatoLlahi wa barakatuhu dearest readers. MashaAllah, from the 21st-22nd of October 2012, Nour domestic violence launched their very first outreach campaign—entitled Nour on Your Street—a programme designed to engage with t
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Still Standing (Life – Share Your Story)

I have been in two violent marriages and I am still standing Alhamdulliah My first marriage lasted for 8 years, I was alone in another country and had no way out of the marriage. My mother and aunt arrived one day to take me and bring me back to the
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Breaking the Silence of the Cycle of Abuse (Life – Share Your Story)

My grandfather came to UK to work in the 1960s. My father followed soon after as his dependant. In those days many females did not join their men in the UK, for the fear of the bad influences of the West. Many years later, my Grandfather arranged my
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Breaking The Cycle (Life – Share Your Story)

My husband became a control freak after we got married. He refused to let me see my family and threatened to divorce me if I did. Stupidly, I went along with not seeing them; initially thinking he just wanted me to prove my loyalty towards him. We h
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