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Aanchal Women’s Aid is an organisation that supports women and their children by offering a free and confidential service for Asian women who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse. Services include a telephone helpline, emotional support, group work and counselling. They also provide advice on housing, matrimonial matters, welfare rights, debt and referrals to solicitors.

Asha can provide confidential advice and information to any South Asian woman who is experiencing violence, or is worried about someone they know.
Asha also offers secure, temporary accommodation for South Asian women and children fleeing violence.

Ashiana Network offers specialist refuge, advice, support and counselling services for black and minority ethnic women and girls (14+) affected by domestic violence, sexual violence, forced marriage, honour based violence and women who have no recourse to public funds.

Barnet Refuges provide specialist and safe temporary accommodation for up to six months in the form of 24 units of refuge accommodation across 3 sites for women and their children who are in crisis/risk of harm and have low to medium support needs. We can accept boys up to 13 years at the manager's discretion. 

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Bexley Refuges provide specialist and safe temporary accommodation for up to six months in the form of  25 units of refuge accommodation across 3 sites for women and their children who are in crisis/risk of harm and have low to medium support needs. We can accept boys up to 13 years at the manager's discretion. 

Services offered: Tenancy and Resettlement support, Emotional, Practical and Financial support, Parenting support, Trauma-Informed support.

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BCWA’s Outreach Team supports women and men experiencing domestic abuse in the community in Bromley who want to know what their options are, and would like a non-judgmental listening ear.
They discuss options with clients and deliver a range of interventions as well as develop safety plans, and support clients through civil or criminal courts. They also run support groups for survivors.

BCWA’s Outreach Team supports women and men experiencing domestic abuse in the community in Croydon who want to know what their options are, and would like a non-judgmental listening ear.
They discuss options with clients and deliver a range of interventions as well as develop safety plans, and support clients through civil or criminal courts. They also run support groups for survivors.

BCWA, in partnership with the Japanese Embassy in London, offers outreach advice in Japanese to Japanese survivors of domestic abuse who need help and support around domestic abuse, family law, housing etc.

Cambridge Hpuse have a safer renting programme designed to protect tenants who are victimised by criminal landlords by providing specialist advice, advocacy and support. 

Safer Renting’s are to:

  • Prevent homelessness, particularly by intervening in illegal evictions.

  • Support private renters to negotiate better conditions in their homes.

  • Enable private renters to leave a criminal landlord on their own terms, with compensation whenever possible.

  • Inform government policy and best practice by analysing and communicating how criminal landlords are exploiting the London housing crisis at the expense of tenants.

Camden Refuges provide specialist and safe temporary accommodation for up to six months in the form of  25 units of refuge accommodation across 4 sites for women and their children who are in crisis/risk of harm and have low to medium support needs. Can accept boys over the age of 14 in self-contained units, 2nd stage accommodation.

Services offered: Tenancy and Resettlement support, Emotional, Practical and Financial support, Parenting support, Trauma-Informed support.  

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