They support women, men and children who are affected by domestic violence or domestic abuse.

Trained staff are available to discuss choices and options in a non-judgemental way, providing emotional and practical support including: 

*Access to our floating support service (for poeple living independently post abuse)

*Advice and support around 'honour' based violence, forced marriage & FGM

*Access to Independent Domestic Violence Advocate (IDVA), Independent Sexual Violence Advocate (ISVA), 

*Appointments at the free legal surgery

*Signposting and information about other local agencies

*Therapeutic programmes for men, women and children.

*Specialist perpetrator keyworker

*Specialist staff on site who can speak in Urdu and Gujarati

 

THE SERVICES THEY OFFER

  • Refuge
  • Group therapy/activities
  • Advice and support
  • Drop-in services
  • Helpline
  • Housing support
  • Legal support
  • Referrals (GP
  • Housing or Specialist Services)
  • Contacting police
  • Foreign language services
  • Child support
  • 1-2-1 Counselling

THEY CAN HELP WITH

  • Financial abuse
  • Emotional & Psychological abuse
  • Sexual abuse & Rape
  • Physical abuse
  • Spiritual & Cultural abuse

ADDRESS

43 King Street, Blackburn, BB2 2DH

PHONE

Helpline - 01254 260465/ 55111

EMAIL

info@bddwa.org.uk

OPENING HOURS

Mon - Thurs - 9am - 5pm / Fri - 9am- 4pm

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