Aylesbury Women's Aid

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Aylesbury Women's Aid provides support, information advocacy and refuge accommodation to women and children fleeing domestic violence or forced marriage.

Support offered is based on individual need but can include:-

  • Refuge accommodation for women and children
  • Assistance with consulting doctors, solicitors, going to court, benefits, homeless departments and social workers.
  • Sign-posting for specialist needsĀ 
  • Counselling service
  • Referrals to refuges in other parts of the country
  • Access to an awareness programme looking into the issues of power and control in relationships.
  • Help with finding school places or play therapy
  • A staffed OFSTED registered playroom
  • An Outreach Service based in the town centre for women who prefer to stay in their own homes.
  • An Aftercare Service for women after they have left the refuge
  • Presentation, workshops and training on domestic violence issues
  • 24-hour emergency service

Independent Domestic Violence Advocacy, assistance with child contact and access to the Freedom Programme and Therapeutic Playgroups also available.

Accommodation - located in Aylesbury but take referrals from other parts of the Country. Outreach / Aftercare - Aylesbury Vale

Open Door Policy for all women but the refuge accommodation cannot accommodate boys over 16 years of age.

01296 436827 Refuge

01296 437777 Outreach and Freedom Programme:

07742 162484 Emergency Out of Hours Number: (this number covers all areas of Buckinghamshire excluding Milton Keynes)

Who to contact

Contact Name
April Benson
Contact Position
Director of Services
Telephone
E-mail
aprilbenson.awaid@outlook.com
Website
Aylesbury Women's Aid

Where to go

Name
Aylesbury Women's Aid
Address
PO Box 85
Aylesbury
Buckinghamshire
Postcode
HP21 8WA
Venue Notes

Confidential Addresses

Geographic Area Covered
Aylesbury Vale

Time / Date Details

When is it on
9.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday. 24 hour Emergency Helpline available on 07742162484

Other Details

Cost Description

Free service

Age Ranges
All ages
Last Updated
01/05/2020

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