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Women's Work (Derbyshire)Ltd

Women's Work (Derbyshire)Ltd

Charity information

Women's Work (Derbyshire)Ltd

Women’s Work (Derbyshire) Ltd provides non-judgemental, confidential, support and advice to some of society's most disadvantaged and vulnerable women and their children. We provide a high quality, holistic service focusing on women with addiction problems, offending histories, affected by domestic abuse, with mental health issues, or exploited through the sex industry. We aim to give these women the skills and confidence they need to make and sustain positive life choices.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

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

    We aim to deliver a holistic individually tailored support service to vulnerable and disadvantaged women, ensuring they can access support, education, information, and address trauma to help them to raise their self esteem and confidence to enable them to make positive life choices.

    We will never turn a vulnerable woman away.

    We will meet our aims by providing a range of educational workshops, confidence courses, life-skills courses, street outreach, one-to-one support, mentoring, counselling, legal advice, health interventions, parenting support, drop-in sessions and any other intervention we can to support women experiencing emotional, socvial, addicition and mental health issues.

    We will provide a service which is open, non-judgmental and inclusive

    We will provide a safe, woman-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 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 individually tailored support service to vulnerable and disadvantaged women with multiple and 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: 40

    Phone number: 01332 242525

    Address: 30 Charnwood Street Derby DE1 2GU

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • Building the Heart

    Women’s Work was set up in 2003 but has expanded both geographically and in the services... More