Women’s Aid Federation of England

Women’s Aid Federation of England

Charity information

Women’s Aid Federation of England

Women’s Aid is the national charity working to end domestic abuse against women and children.
Since 1974 we have been at the forefront of shaping and coordinating responses to domestic abuse, with survivors at the heart of our work.

We are a federation of over 180 organisations which provide just under 300 local lifesaving services to women and children across the country.

Founded 1974

  • Mission statement

    We exist to use our expertise, knowledge and influence to raise the status of women to a level where violence against them is no longer tolerated. We are the leading authority working to end domestic abuse.

  • Aims

    Women’s Aid Federation of England aims to:

    • Survivors will be listened to and believed.
    • Survivors will know the abuse is not their fault.
    • Their experiences have been understood and responded to
    • They will feel safer and better able to make their own choices.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1974

    Registered Charity Number: 1054154

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 62

    Part time staff: 35

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 0117 944 44 11

    Address: PO Box 3245,Bristol, BS2 2EH

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  • The National Domestic Violence Helpline

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  • Speaking Out Against Domestic Violence

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  • The Survivors Handbook

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