Confidential Outreach Service / Telephone Support Service
Inverness Women’s Aid can provide support to women who live in the community and may have already left or are thinking about leaving their partner because of domestic abuse.
We operate in Inverness, Rural Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey and we have drop in, telephone and e-mail support facilities.
We can provide support with:
Applying for housing or moving house
Accessing legal advice and assistance
Personal safety plans
Advice on budgeting and debt counselling, possibly including referral to specialist services
Assistance with claiming benefits, including referral to welfare benefits service if needed
Assistance in accessing services from other agencies
Information on addictions problems, liaison with services and support to appointments
Emotional support and confidence building to regain control and plan for the future
Associated support from our Children and Young People’s Service for children affected by domestic abuse.
We can give support and advice by telephone, or by outreach appointment where we can meet up and talk through problems and enable women to make informed choices on the best actions to take for her and her children.
Ring us on 01463 220719