The Haven Project

The Haven Project

Charity information

The Haven Project

The Haven supports the recovery of people with the diagnosis of Personality Disorder. This is a condition which most often results from early childhood abuse and trauma.

Founded 2004

  • Mission statement

    We aim the maximise the recovery of people who have the diagnosis, by offering 1;1 support where people can come to understand their trauma, groups where they are helped to discover ways to overcome the effects of their condition and crisis prevention support to ensure that they do not feel abandoned and unsafe when overwhelmed by strong emotions and urges.

  • Aims

    The Haven Project aims to:

    • To maximise the recovery of people with the diagnosis of Personality Disorder.
    • The Haven aims to reduce the dysfunctional behaviours resulting from the condition such as self harm and suicide attempts.
    • To avoid repeat admissions to inpatients and A&E through sustaining trust and support.
  • Overview

    Established: June 2004

    Registered Charity Number: 1169747

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 15

    Phone number: 01206 572215

    Address: 10, St. Peter's Court, Colchester CO1 1WD

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