West Mercia Women’s Aid’s
West Mercia Women’s Aid’s purpose is to empower victims of domestic abuse by providing them with information and a safe space to discuss their experiences. Since over 40 years ago, the organization has served Herefordshire, Worcestershire, and Shropshire. West Mercia Women’s Aid strives for a world without victims of violence or abuse.
This organization provides its clients with a variety of support mechanisms, including a hotline, a safe home, therapy, and even legal representation. At any moment, anybody in need of advice, information, or help about domestic abuse may contact their hotline. Also, they provide sanctuary to mothers and children who have fled abuse. To assist its occupants in starting again, the safe house provides a secure environment as well as psychological and physical assistance.
Individual treatment, group therapy, and child therapy are all available. The organization’s counselors are equipped to help victims of abuse in processing their experiences and moving on. When it comes to the law, victims are often unaware of their rights. West Mercia Women’s Aid provides free legal aid to anybody in need.
West Mercia Women’s Aid offers a number of services to domestic abuse victims. Survivors have access to a variety of services, including a 24-hour hotline, refuges where they can feel safe with their children, one-on-one support in their own communities, expert safety advice and advocacy from Independent Domestic Violence Advisors, in-person and online recovery and empowerment programs, guidance for male victims, and ongoing peer support from other survivors through their Survivor Network.
Call their dedicated domestic abuse hotline at any time to talk with a competent specialist who can answer questions and provide domestic violence victims with assistance. At their shelters, women and children may find refuge, and they also offer safe satellite homes. Local victims of domestic abuse may get one-on-one counseling from these specialists.
Their Independent Domestic Violence Advisers assist domestic abuse victims with expert safety advice and legal counsel as they navigate the criminal and civil court systems. In order to further assist survivors in their efforts to recover from their tragedy and reclaim their lives, they provide group programs that emphasize rehabilitation and empowerment.
West Mercia Women’s Aid offers assistance to male victims of domestic violence, as well as specific programs for young people who have been mistreated in relationships. Individual and group treatment sessions are available for young people who have been harmed by domestic abuse.
Finally, they offer customized training for professionals, companies, and communities in order to promote awareness and prevent domestic abuse.
Address: Berrows Business Centre, Bath Street, Hereford, Herefordshire HR1 2HE