Women
Into
Literature,
Development &
Empowerment

The WILDE Foundation’s Training

Esther training group
CourseCourse Info
Free Me - Community AwarenessOne-day awareness-raising introduction to domestic abuse
Free Me to Be MeDomestic Abuse / Gender-Based Violence Ambassador Training
CPD-accredited 12-week course over 3 months
Why Women StayOne-day training about the complexities of why women stay in abusive relationships
Discipline in the African/Caribbean HomeTwo-day training looking at what the law says, what safeguarding says and how culture influences
Inspire a Girl Big up a BoyTwo-day training following a growing awareness of teenage relationship abuse, with teenage girls now considered to be the group at greatest risk from violent relationships
To InspireOne-day intergenerational workshops, where pre-teens, teenagers and young adults inspire the elderly via games, music and quizzes
Awesome WomenInternational Women’s Month event
JustWriteCreative writing workshops for beginners and seasoned writers of fiction, YA, poetry and children stories
Black Women HealMonthly healthy living forum and workshops for BME women
Young WILDEYoung girls empowerment events and workshops

Prison Programme

Marcia Gordon with ambassador

In 2021, we expanded our work into prison, after being invited to attend the Bronzefield prison’s Pride Festival. We provide creative writing workshops for the prison staffs and female clients

School Programme

We host a creative writing competition for school and college children in the borough, annually

Family Day

Hammersmith & Fulham Writers’ Festival - an annual writing festival for the whole family