We are here to help women and children

How we can help

Firstly we recognise the courage it takes to seek help and we are here for one purpose;

TO SUPPORT YOU

If you feel frightened or scared you can call/contact us and we will help, you are not alone.

What you can expect when you call us:

  • We will believe what you tell us
  • We will listen if you want to talk
  • We will understand your situation
  • Together we will develop a safety plan specifically for you

We can offer you:

  • Crisis Support
  • Advocacy Services
  • One-to-One support (office or community setting)
  • Housing Support Services (to sustain your tenancy)
  • Follow-On
  • Outreach
  • Refuge
  • Inverclyde Women’s Aid Children & Young Persons Service

What we want to help you with:

  • Reducing the risk and fear
  • Safety planning
  • Tailored support plan that meets your needs
  • Practical support you may need
  • Liaise on your behalf with other agencies
  • Support you with your aspirations

Broader Differences:

  • The harmful effects of violence and abuse against women and girls are minimised due to an increased focus on prevention
  • The harmful effects of violence and abuse against women and girls are reduced due to the provision of early interventions and appropriate, high quality services
  • The harmful effects of violence and abuse against women and girls are reduced due to services working together to maximise their effectiveness
  • The harm to women and children with protected characteristics and other vulnerabilities is reduced through increased inclusive service provision
  • Service design and delivery is improved as a result of the participation of women and children affected by violence and abuse