Welcome to the
Lancaster & District Womens Aid Website
We are a local charity supporting women and families affected by domestic abuse. We are the only specialist provider of support in the District for Families recovering and surviving Domestic Abuse.
LDWA understand how difficult it can be to recognise that domestic abuse is happening to you or your family and how difficult it can be to find help and support.
LDWA aim to empower and support you in identifying the choices and options available to you and your family.You are not alone... 1 in 4 women will experience some form of domestic violence in their lives.
It is NOT your fault and you have the right to live your life from fear, violence or abuse.
LDWA aim to:
- Support and empower you.
- Develop choices and options significant to your lifestyle.
- Offer a professional and effective service.
- Let you know about other agencies and their work
LDWA will NOT:
- Judge you or your lifestyle
- Make decisions for you
LDWA are here to support, encourage and empower women and children to live a life free from abuse and violence.
Helpline: 01524 389 637
Freephone: 0800 612 1507
LDWA recognise that partnership working is integral to supporting survivors of violent and abusive relationships. No one agency can tackle the complex and diverse issues faced by families experiencing domestic violence and abuse on their own. LDWA are specialists and deliver an effective and professional approach to tackling domestic abuse. LDWA work in partnership with many agencies and are key partners in District and Countywide developments.
If you require any referral forms / leaflets / promotional literature or training for your team and agency please call us on 01524 38 96 37 (admin line only) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org