Solace Women's Aid

Solace Women's Aid

Charity information

Solace Women's Aid

Solace Women's Aid supports survivors of domestic violence and sexual abuse in London, with a holistic range of services tailored to individual need, helping them recover and rebuild their lives.

Founded 1974

  • Mission statement

    Domestic Violence destroys lives and impacts negatively on physical, psychological and emotional well-being. Solace Women’s Aid exists to bring to an end the harm done through domestic and sexual violence to all survivors and in particular women and children. Our work is holistic and empowering, working alongside survivors to achieve independent lives free from abuse. Solace Women’s Aid provides a range of holistic services across London, supporting 8,500 women and children a year. The charity's services include a free helpline on 0808 802 5565; safe accommodation, advice, counselling and support in the community, as well as specialist services for families and children. We also run the North London Rape Crisis. "The first step is the hardest but once it is done it is like popping out of the darkness into the light". Ex-service user.

  • Aims

    Solace Women's Aid aims to:

    • To help 8,500 women and children a year to break free and recover from domestic violence and sexual abuse and rebuild independent and fulfilling lives.
  • Overview

    Established: November 1974

    Registered Charity Number: 1082450

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 91

    Part time staff: 44

    Volunteers: 83

    Phone number: 0207 619 1367

    Address: Unit 5-7 Blenheim Court 62 Brewery Road London N7 9NY

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  • Make a House a Home for Domestic Abuse Survivors

    When women + children flee domestic abuse to live in one of Solace Women’s Aid refuges, ... More