Wearside Women in Need
28 Bridge House, Bridge Street
Public phone: 0191 565 8877 (office) or 0800 066 5555 Helpline
Service offered: Advice, support and safe accommodation for women and children experiencing domestic abuse. Helpline, drop-in and outreach advice services
Target group: Women and children who have experienced domestic abuse
Area served: Wearside/Sunderland area, but will accept referrals from anywhere
How to contact: Drop-in or phone the helpline.
Monday: 24 hour helpline
Tuesday: 24 hour helpline
Wednesday: 24 hour helpline
Thursday: 24 hour helpline
Friday: 24 hour helpline
Weekends: 24 hour helpline
Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm, Friday 9am to 4.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Ground floor flat in purpose built refuge for victims of domestic violence who are wheelchair users or have limited mobility.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters and BSL.
Charity number: 1000934
Year established: 1982
Public transport: Bus station, train station, metro - 10 minutes walk
Record last checked: 08 January 2019