My name is Kelly Mattison and I am a freelance health and social affairs journalist based in Stockport, greater Manchester. My articles have been published in big issue in the north, big issue Scotland, guardian society, guardian social care and young minds magazine.

Forced marriage in community spotlight

A community initiative is running free workshops in the North West on forced marriage and honour killings after receiving funding from the Forced Marriage Unit.

People will bully you because your house isn't fancy like theirs

People will bully you because your house isn't fancy like theirs

He was a big powerful man. He kicked me