Wearside Women in Need
28 Bridge House, Bridge Street
Public phone: 0191 565 8877 or 0800 066 5555 Helpline
Website URL: http://wwin.org.uk
Service offered: Advice, support and safe accommodation for women and children experiencing domestic abuse. 24hr Helpline, drop-in and outreach services
Target group: Women and children who are experiencing/have experienced domestic abuse
Area served: Sunderland, Washington and Houghton areas, but will accept referrals from anywhere for refuge
How to contact: Drop-in, telephone (0191 565 8877) or phone the 24hr helpline (0800 066 5555).
Office Hours: Mon-Thu 9:00-17:00 Fri 9:00-16:30
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: 11181932
Year established: 1982
Public transport: Bus station, train station, metro - 10 minutes walk
Record last checked: 14 May 2021