CharityDetail

What it does
    Specialist service for female victims of domestic violence 16 years and over. We provide Advocacy, Support, Sanctuary Scheme, Counselling, Legal Advice, Training, Women's groups.
Who works here
  • 24 employees and 35 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Other Defined Groups
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity
  • Other Charitable Purposes
Where it operates
  • Middlesbrough, Redcar And Cleveland, Stockton-on-tees
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1137319
  • First registered on 06/08/2010
UN SDGs
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Good health & wellbeing
Quality Education
Gender Equality
Reduced Inequalities
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £773,531 £716,749 £56,782 9 24 35 11/12/2018
31/03/2017 £665,717 £596,665 £69,052 £772,038 9 20 15 13/01/2018
31/03/2016 £540,644 £494,784 £45,860 £702,986 10 18 12 25/05/2017
31/03/2015 £760,705 £426,822 £333,883 £657,126 9 10 12 10/08/2015
31/03/2014 £406,967 £413,339 -£6,372 03/10/2014
31/03/2013 £404,605 £384,041 £20,564 20/09/2013
31/03/2012 £391,883 £336,996 £54,887 08/10/2012
31/03/2011 £275,083 £312,598 -£37,515 15/02/2012
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 8 grant making charities totalling £1,742,461

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£120,000
31/05/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of the Therapeutic Services Manager at a project providing support to women who have experienced domestic abuse in Middlesbrough, Teesside
£75,000
19/03/2018
Lloyds Bank Foundation An independent one stop shop for women who are suffering or have suffered from Domestic Violence. The IDVA service forms part of the core work, proving crisis assessment of risk/need, advice & support, liaison and advocacy with statutory services etc.
£25,000
22/11/2017
County Durham Community Foundation To support short term accommodation for women fleeing violence.
£41,981
01/11/2017
Virgin Money Foundation My Sister’s Place is a domestic abuse charity based in Middlesbrough. The award is to enable them to work with landlords to develop a property portfolio offering stable and appropriate housing to women leaving violent relationships.
£495,025
03/05/2017
National Lottery The project aims to provide women effected by domestic abuse/ violence with the tools they need to achieve sustainable outcomes, including living free from abuse and being able to conduct their lives in the way they want to. This will be delivered through various forms of counselling and perpetrator intervention.
£36,900
31/03/2017
Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland Running costs of a domestic violence counselling service Year 3
£94,000
01/03/2017
Lloyds Bank Foundation to develop and disseminate a trauma informed practice framework making use of Train the Trainer system to embed the approach
£36,600
31/03/2016
Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland Towards Running costs of a domestic violence counselling service Year 2
£83,993
30/09/2015
Esmee Fairbairn Towards the salary of a domestic violence prevention officer focusing on improving early engagement with perpetrators, risk assessment to reduce repeat victimisation and pathways and practice in support for perpetrators.
£109,700
28/02/2015
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a domestic violence counselling service in Teesside
£499,262
26/01/2015
National Lottery Not Available
£75,000
12/11/2014
Lloyds Bank Foundation An independent one stop shop for women who are suffering or have suffered from Domestic Violence. The IDVA service forms part of the core work, proving crisis assessment of risk/need, advice & support, liaison and advocacy with statutory services etc.
£50,000
28/02/2014
Northern Rock Foundation Toward the cost of purchasing and refurbishing extended premises for this domestic abuse service in Middlesbrough.
Governance
Trustees (5)
  • Jenny Hill
  • Helen Mather
  • Susan Smith
  • Rebecca Samuels
  • Emma Louise Thornhill
Main office

123 BOROUGH ROAD
MIDDLESBROUGH
TS1 3AN

Objectives

1 TO PROMOTE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT AND WITH A VIEW TO PUBLIC PROTECTION AND THE PRESERVATION OF ORDER THE PROVISION OF SERVICES DIRECTED TOWARDS THE PREVENTION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 2 THE RELIEF AND SUPPORT OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN WHO HAVE SUFFERED OR ARE IN DANGER OF SUFFERING DISADVANTAGES EXPLOITATION AND/OR VIOLENCE FROM PERPETRATORS KNOWN TO THEM 3 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF VOLUNTARY AND STATUTORY AGENCIES AND THE PUBLIC IN ALL ASPECTS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN BY KNOWN MEN ITS CAUSES ITS REMEDIES AND PREVENTION PARTICULAR REFERENCE MUST BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ANTI-DISCRIMINATION POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME AS ADOPTED