LWA

Drop-In

 

DUE TO FUNDING CUTS WE ARE NOT CURRENTLY OPERATING DROP IN SERVICES IN CHARNWOOD AND NW LEICESTERSHIRE.

 

Check back to see when these service re-commence.

 

Drop in sessions are available in Leicester city please contact us for more information.

 

A Drop-In service in Charnwood and North West Leicestershire is available for those who have, or think they may have, experienced domestic abuse but are not sure if they want to access support.  The Drop-In is staffed by experienced domestic abuse workers who can provide a range of information and advice.

Advice is available on:

  • Reporting to the police and criminal law procedures
  • Housing, including refuge
  • Civil law issues, such as Non-Molestation Orders, Occupation Orders and Forced Marriage Orders
  • Child contact
  • Security measures
  • Safety planning
  • Support following a sexual assault
  • Money issues, such as debt, welfare benefits and legal aid
  • Emotional support
  • Drug and alcohol issues
  • Confidence building
  • ... many other areas personal to the individual

   
The Drop-In service is also available to the friends and family of people experiencing abuse.  If you are worried about someone you know and would like to know how you can support them or what advice to give them, the Drop-In workers can give you further information and advice.

The time and location of the Drop-Ins are not widely advertised to ensure confidentiality - if you would like to attend a Drop-In please phone us on 0300 365 0112 for further information.