Sheffield Working Women's Opportunities Project (SWWOP Ltd)

Sheffield Working Women's Opportunities Project (SWWOP Ltd)

Charity information

Sheffield Working Women's Opportunities Project (SWWOP Ltd)

Small Registered Charity (1992) providing a specialist outreach service, Exit Support & Crisis Intervention to a group of extremely socially isolated women involved in street prostitution & drug use

Founded 1992

  • Mission statement

    SWWOP is central to a wide ranging partnership of voluntary and statutory agencies, which exists to engage and enable women involved in street prostitution so they may make informed choices and realise their own potential.
    To provide a gateway for the women to a comprehensive range of support packages including drug treatment
    To provide information, advice, signposting and support to women to enable them to make positive lifestyle changes
    To enable the women to have equity of access to local and social care services
    To develop and deliver up to date training and events, to equip people with the necessary awareness and skills to respond effectively and appropriately to this very vulnerable group of women

  • Aims

    Sheffield Working Women's Opportunities Project (SWWOP Ltd) aims to:

    • Minimise the harm to women involved in street prostitution associated with their lifestyle and related substance misuse.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1992

    Registered Charity Number: 1109759

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 9

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 0114 2752040

    Address: SWWOP Old Coroners Court 14-38 Nursery Street Sheffield S3 8GG

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