Our mission is to protect women and families from the damage that Domestic Violence & Abuse can inflict on their lives

Reflections from Survivors of Domestic Abuse


” We take pride in our service,
we change so many lives,
things have progressed enormously,
become better over the years,
and we would like to thank those who made it possible,
that group of women,
our peers”.

At Leeds Women’s Aid we do what we do, because we believe:

All women & children should live in safety, free from abuse & fear

Every woman & child has a voice and should be empowered, inspired & listened to

Women centred support is powerful & improves the lives of women, men & children

How We Do This Is Driven By Our Values:

  • Be Exceptional
    We are experts in our field & proud of having a women-centred approach
    We are pioneers & leaders, striving to perform & innovate
  • Be Courageous
    We are honest, inventive & have the integrity to challenge perceptions & practice
    We are encouraging & empowering of each other to be courageous & brave
  • Be Responsive
    We are collaborative, aware, compassionate & sensitive
    We adapt our approach to meet changing needs
  • Be Inclusive
    We are diverse, welcoming, approachable & inclusive in our approach as employers, service providers & people
    We promote unity, fairness & respect
  • Be Inspirational
    We are proud of our creativity & how we motivate, listen, empower & support each other
    We are encouraging & lead by example to achieve the best

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Leave a Gift in Your Will

Your Legacy Gift could fund:
– Ongoing support programmes for people affected DV & A
– Emergency refuge accommodation
– Specific resources to support children affected by DV & A

Statistics

Did you know?

Each year around 1.4 women experience some form of domestic abuse
(8.5% of the population).

7 women a month are killed by a current or former partner in England and Wales.

130,000 children within the UK are currently living with Domestic Abuse

Success Stories

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“From the first time I called Leeds Women’s Aid I felt supported and ‘normal’. The voice at the end of the phone, understood, and helped me realise that this was not my fault, that what I had experienced for the three years previous, was in fact domestic violence”.

Address

Leeds Women's Aid
PO Box 826
Leeds
LS1 9PL

Office Line

 (Fundraising and Admin only)

 0113 244 2578 

(Monday – Friday)

 

Leeds Women’s Aid supports LGBT+ people

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