Women's Work (Derbyshire)Ltd

Women's Work (Derbyshire)Ltd

Charity information

Women's Work (Derbyshire)Ltd

Women’s Work (Derbyshire) has been providing support and health and wellbeing interventions to some of societies most disadvantaged and vulnerable women with complex needs, for the past 13 years. We provide a high quality, holistic service to women and their children, targeting women with addiction problems, offending histories, those affected by domestic abuse and those exploited through the sex industry. We aim to give women the skills and confidence to make and sustain positive life choices.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    All women with complex health, emotional and social needs have an equal opportunity to live a healthy and fulfilling life.

    We aim to deliver an holistic support service to vulnerable and disadvantaged women with complex health and social needs, ensuring they can access support education and information to raise self-esteem and confidence enabling and empowering them to make positive life choices resulting in improved health and wellbeing.
    • We will improve the health and wellbeing of women and their families through the provision of holistic and accessible support services
    • We will reduce substance misuse amongst women, targeting street sex workers and other vulnerable women by facilitating access to drug treatment
    • We will support women offenders by offering advice on a range of issues relevant to their needs in an attempt to reduce the incidence of re-offending
    • We will provide a service which is open, non-judgmental and inclusive
    • We will deliver educational/learning opportunities/development of life skills and therapeutic interventions
    • We will provide a safe women friendly space
    • We will recognise the full potential in every individual
    • We will always show respect to service users and do all we can to maintain the dignity of all individuals who access our service and organisation
    • We will value on and recognise the small but significant steps that individuals make in their attempts to initiate change

  • Aims

    Women's Work (Derbyshire)Ltd aims to:

    • To deliver an holistic support service to vulnerable and disadvantaged women with complex health and social needs.
  • Overview

    Established: April 2003

    Registered Charity Number: 1135740

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 8

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 31

    Phone number: 01332 242525

    Address: 30 Charnwood StreetDerby DE1 2GU

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