Support Networks with Victoria Seed

Dawn Breaks podcast

APR. 16, 2021

Key words: domestic abuse, relationship breakdown, mental health, addiction specialist, recovery specialist, friendship, support network.

Connect with Victoria:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vestaapproach
Insta: https://www.instagram.com/vestaapproach
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/victoria-seed

Freebies:
Free download for families Ten Ways to Family Recovery: https://vestaapproach.co.uk/freebie
Free Facebook Group #FamilyRecoveryClub https://www.facebook.com/groups/familyrecoveryclub

Victoria is a Family Recovery Specialist and helps family members living with a loved one’s addiction to reduce stress and live a better life.

She does this by supporting family members, friends and partners to learn effective strategies to cope through one-to-one support or group work programmes.

Having worked in the public sector and in the third sector, including HM Prison Service, NHS and charitable organisations, she has spent a significant amount of her career helping families as qualified substance misuse practitioner, NLP practitioner, teacher and safeguarding trainer and consultant.

Victoria’s vision is to provide a range of online support and to forge a community, helping women and families to live their lives fully and free from addiction. The work she does supports her client group recover from the impact of problem drug and alcohol use. She also helps families get their loved one’s get the help they need AND guide them to encouraging their loved one into treatment!

Victoria is happily married and lives with her two lovely children and her Lakeland Terrier, Stan in Manchester.

In her twenties, she found herself in a violent relationship but is here to share hope for anyone living in an abusive relationship that things can change.

Connect with Victoria:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vestaapproach
Insta: https://www.instagram.com/vestaapproach
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/victoria-seed

Freebies:
Free download for families Ten Ways to Family Recovery: https://vestaapproach.co.uk/freebie
Free Facebook Group #FamilyRecoveryClub https://www.facebook.com/groups/familyrecoveryclub

More support specific to this episode:

Freephone, 24hr National Domestic Abuse Helpline (based in the UK): https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk. Call: 0808 2000 247

UK Government support during the Coronavirus pandemic, including how to get immediate help in any pharmacy by asking for "Ani": https://www.gov.uk/guidance/domestic-abuse-how-to-get-help

Women's aid - "until women and children are safe": https://www.womensaid.org.uk/information-support/

***NSCPCC Safeguarding children - where to report abuse: https://www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/reporting-abuse/report/***

London, UK based support: https://www.hestia.org/domestic-abuse

USA based support: https://www.thehotline.org
https://ncadv.org/get-help