03301 025811

Safer Places offers services to all victims of domestic violence regardless of gender, age sexual orientation or religion. Our aim is simple…..

Safer Places aims to ensure the safety, improve the quality of life and reduce repeat victimisation of adults and children fleeing from or living with domestic abuse by providing a comprehensive service of support. This involves offering advice and information, safe accommodation, community based floating support, counselling, legal services, training, community domestic abuse programmes and specialist support. Safer Places is committed to diversity and equality regardless of race, religion, age or sexuality and will ensure a consistent service is delivered to all victims and their children.

We will work with you to design a package of support around your needs

Your safety and well being is what matters and everyone is different so we will tailor support around you. Use the links below for details of the services we offer, when you’re ready, call us on 03301 025811 or click here for other ways to contact us

Our Services

Safe Accommodation

We have safe accommodations in West Essex, Mid Essex and Hertfordshire, providing supported accommodation

Outreach (Community Support)

Outreach provides support in the community, if you cannot or do not need safe accommodation

Additional Services

Additional services provided by Safer Places can be accessed by the Practitioner for those having 1:1 support or by the gateway for those who do not want 1:1 support. These include; Access to “drop-in” service which is held every weekday in every area, clients can come along and meet with […]


Safer Places offers a range of specialist Domestic Violence/Abuse training to professionals. All of our training is developed and delivered by experts to meet the needs of practitioners who come into contact with people affected by Domestic Abuse or to raise awareness to members of the public. Our training includes […]

Outreach (Men and LGBT)

It is not just women who suffer from domestic abuse, men and those who are LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual., transgender) can be affected. Research has found that a high proportion of LGBT people suffer from domestic abuse and Safer Places, working with Colchester based LGBT charity, Outhouse East, now offers LGBT […]

Male Victims

We offer a full outreach support service for male victims of Domestic Abuse.