Womens Support Project

Border Womens Aid

Service For

Women
Children

Issues Covered

Domestic Abuse
Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting
Forced Marriage
Honor Based Violence
Prostitution / sexual exploitation
Stalking/Sexual Harassment
Trafficking

Contact Information

Tel: Office: 01835 863514
Mobile: Rachel 07557393952 (9.00am - 2.00pm); Fiona 07557393953 (9.30am - 5.00pm)
Email: supportworkers@borderwomensaid.co.uk
Website: www.borderwomensaid.co.uk

Address: 10 Exchange Street, Jedburgh, D8 6BH

Areas Covered

Scottish Borders

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Access

  • No disabled access to office though surgeries can be arranged in appropriate locations
  • Language Line is used

Services & Resources

  • Drop in
  • Outreach for a period after leaving refuge
  • Telephone support
  • Face to face
  • Group work
  • Accommodation

Age limits to service

16+

Referral

  • The service can be accessed by
  • telephone
  • email
  • in person and agency referral

Aims of organisation

 To provide confidential practical and emotional support and refuge accommodation to women and children experiencing domestic abuse

Addtional Information

Issues covered include abuse from same sex partners The Scottish domestic abuse helpline can be contacted out of hours on 0800 027 1234 [this is a 24 hour service]



Latest News

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Resources to help tackle harm caused through prostitution
Links to audio-visual resources, research and information on best practice.

FGM Aware Newsletter
March 2017 newsletter with information on resources, plus article from Community InfoSource on their work with men.

Whole Lives: Improving responses to domestic abuse
Report from SafeLives on work across Scotland


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