|Posted on 2 January, 2019 at 5:20|
Award Winning Jenni Steele is our host this year and we are really excited!
Jenni is a mother, glamma (grand mother) ,author,youth practitioner, media personality and National Ambassador DVUK.
With her British Caribbean upbringing, Jenni understands the true meaning of overcoming adversity and has used her life lessons to make a difference to the world – she is a woman who lives her life out loud.
After surviving domestic violence as a teenager, Jenni found her strength and escaped from her turmoil. She made a promise to herself to not only rebuild her life and recognise her own self-worth but to also support others who were living with abuse.
Today, she is a qualified practitioner in early intervention and prevention of abuse. The founder of YANA Project a 121 outreach service that works with multi agencies to support high risk young people who are at risk from domestic violence at home, unhealthy relationships, child sexual exploitation and abuse.
Project YANA (You Are Not Alone)
YANA Project aims to work with young people who have directly been affected by gang related violence, sexual grooming, exploitation, domestic violence and abuse. They are also one of our supporters this year; their aim ties well with our theme of self-love.
The long term purpose of the program is to help young people to recognise and accept their self worth, build their confidence and recognise situations that pose risk and reduce the long term harm.
Jenni was our co-host last year,she is an experienced presenter and knows how to keep the audience engaged.
Excellent Yummy Mummy Awards 2019 is one not to miss. Join us as we celebrate the bedrock of society.
Tickets are available via eventbrite: