Anawim - Women Working Together

Anawim - Women Working Together

Charity information

Anawim - Women Working Together

Anawim supports vulnerable women with multiple and complex needs to enable them in leading stable and fulfilling lives. We offer a range of services at our 'one stop shop' centre including mental health, domestic violence and family support. We are also running two Early Intervention schemes; one in partnership with Ardenleigh Forensic service funded by NHS England, the other in partnership with the Police funded by the Police & Crime Commissioner.

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    Anawim exists to support women and their children, especially women vulnerable to exploitation including prostitution. It seeks to provide wider positive choices to help them achieve their goals and reach their full potential as part of the wider community. To this end Anawim treats everyone with dignity and respect, recognising that every woman and child matter as an individual. Anawim seeks to work with partners and other agencies to challenge that which degrades and diminishes.

  • Aims

    Anawim - Women Working Together aims to:

    • To help and support women over 18 who are involved in and around prostitution, offending behaviour, drug abuse, and sexual exploitation to move their lives forward.
    • To increase self-worth and recognise potential & offer hope.
    • To empower each women towards independence, regular employment and dignity.
    • To raise women’s self-awareness, trust and responsibility towards herself, her children & the wider community. To keep families together where appropriate.
    • To ensure the wider community are better informed about issues affecting the client group.
  • Overview

    Established: August 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 1159706

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 30

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 30

    Phone number: 01214405296

    Address: 228 Mary St B12 9RJ

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