Tower Hamlets SASS is a crisis intervention service, which provides advice and support to people aged 16+ in Tower Hamlets who are currently experiencing domestic abuse. Priority for ongoing support will be given to victim/survivors who are identified as high risk, homeless, or experiencing economic abuse.
DWP Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA)
The Department for Work and Pensions Independent Domestic Violence Advisor DWP IDVA will be co-located with Poplar Job Centre and her focus will be to support survivors experiencing economic abuse.
Housing Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA)
The Housing IDVA will support those presenting at housing as homeless and with domestic abuse needs, they will predominantly do short term, crisis intervention work.
Housing Floating Support Worker
The Housing Floating Support Worker will be supporting those who are being moved into temporary accommodation out of the borough. This will be a case holding role.
IRIS Services works in partnership with GP Surgeries and offers tailored training on the public health issue of domestic violence and abuse (DVA). This service enables support to be offered to DVA victims at an early stage before the abuse becomes a serious risk to mental, emotional and physical health.
Engagement with practices is supported by the GP Clinical Lead, Primary Care lead. We also made referrals to MARAC, Safeguarding and provide support to the victim survivors.
Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm