Raising Hope, Raising Aspirations

Providing a lifeline for women who are living in fear, being exploited or being held back from living an independent and healthy life.

Since 2003, we’ve been working to improve the health and wellbeing of disadvantaged and vulnerable women across Derbyshire.

Here's how we do it...

We provide a range of educational workshops, confidence courses, life- skills, street outreach, food parcels, one to one support, mentoring, chaperone service, health interventions, counselling, drop-ins, coffee morning, trips & outings, parenting support, domestic abuse programme, legal advice and any other intervention we can, to support women experiencing emotional, social, addiction and mental health issues.

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Women and children received holistic support around housing, debt, addiction and other problems.
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Sexual health interventions were carried out including screenings, contraception and sexual education.
Positive feedback...
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Of women on our domestic abuse programme had a positive experience and 91% would recommend us.

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We help individuals by providing support, information and advice to women with complex needs.

Supporting women that need it the most

We provide a range of educational workshops, confidence courses, life- skills, street outreach, food parcels, one to one support, mentoring, chaperone service...

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Who we are

Women's Work is a national award winning charity passionate about improving the lives of vulnerable women.

Our services are targeted at women who have complex and multifaceted needs, including those affected by drug and alcohol misuse, women offenders, women exploited through sexual exploitation and those fleeing domestic abuse.

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Kim Morgan
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Being “1 in a Million” – positive change for abused women.

In March 2015 I wrote an article called The ‘1 in 4’: Men! Why are we not angry about the shocking reality of violence towards women? highlighting in stark terms the extent…

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We help women escape the cycle of abuse and fear to become empowered women in control of their future.

Real stories from empowered women

Since 2003, we’ve been working to improve the health and wellbeing of disadvantaged and vulnerable women. Here's what some of them have to say...

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Discovering Women’s Work was like heaven! It’s given me a voice and my own identity."
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Women’s Work has made me a stronger person. It has made me more confident in myself and given me the drive and purpose to stay off drugs."
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The support and education I received at Women’s Work, helped me regain my self-esteem and empowered me."
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