Safe accommodation

03301 025811

We have refuges in Harlow, Broxbourne, Southend and Chelmsford, providing supported accommodation which can accommodate 100 women and their children at any one time. Our accommodation includes a combination of self-contained flats, large and small communal buildings where residents have a private bedroom and share other rooms i.e. bathrooms, kitchens.

Our support service on all projects includes:

  • Risk assessment and safety planning
  • Assessment and support planning
  • Weekly reviews
  • Sign posting and support in accessing specialist agencies i.e. mental health teams, drugs/alcohol
  • Free counselling
  • In house legal surgeries
  • Information and support on applying for benefits, debt counselling, house
  • Family fun sessions, trips and activities
  • Training opportunities, i.e. IT, assertiveness

After leaving Safer Places accommodation, families are referred to our Outreach Team for continued support. If you require safe accommodation or support around domestic abuse please contact our 24 hour support line on 03301 025811. If you are in danger or in the event of an emergency always dial 999