What We Do

LWA provides free and confidential support to anyone suffering from domestic abuse.

Here at LWA, we provide the following services:

Outreach Support across Leicester City, Leicestershire and Rutland, including a range of group programmes.

Children and Family support in Leicester City.

Childrens Work support for children living in Leicestershire.  Access to this service is via the First Response.

Project 360 - Project 360 works within Leicestershire police to support clients who have had several police callouts.  This serice is not open to referrals.


At LWA we also work to provide the following services

  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Education and training opportunities
  • Training for other groups/agencies on domestic abuse and related issues


LWA is part of the UAVA consortium providing a full range of domestic and sexual abuse services across Leicester City, Leicestershire and Rutland.  Full information is available at www.uava.org.uk

UAVA servives include:

  • Helpline for anyone needing to access support, as well as family and friends needing information and advice
  • Business Line for professionals
  • Refuge accommodation (or other safe options)
  • High risk, crisis support
  • Support following sexual assault and rape
  • Outreach
  • Group programmes
  • Counselling
  • Perpetrator programme