The provider for domestic abuse support services for women, children and young people in Thurrock will change this October.
Thurrock Council has announced that the support service will transfer from Thurrock Women’s Aid to Basildon Women’s Aid from 1 October 2015. The existing services will not change, and contact details will remain the same (see below):
Telephone: 01375 845899
The services transferring to Basildon Women’s Aid are:
- 15 bed refuge with associated support for adults, children and young people;
- Community Support for survivors of domestic abuse;
- Early Offer of Help ‘STEPS’ programme to raise awareness and build resilience for survivors of domestic abuse (with children);
- Early Offer of Help universal drop in service offering safety and support planning and practical support around benefits, housing and legal matters.