Intervention, Support and Advocacy

Monday – Friday
10.30am – 1pm and 2pm – 4pm

Due to funding restrictions this service is only available to women who live in the London Borough of Camden.

West Hampstead Women’s Centre is a safe space where you can come and discuss issues that are concerning you in confidence and seek support in dealing with difficult situations, including debt, poverty, domestic violence and rape. We offer intervention, advocacy and support and aim to help women both in need of immediate and long term support.

Our support service is also available for local women who want to be referred to other agencies and organisations. If you would like guidance on where to look for courses, or to know who to go to for advice on benefits amongst other things please come in to talk to us.

If you would like to drop in to West Hamsptead Women’s Centre to talk to someone in confidence you can call us or come in during the times above. If you would like to speak to someone in depth you can book an appointment by calling us on 020 7328 7389 but you are also very welcome to come in without an appointment.

Domestic Violence

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If you are in immediate danger call 999 and ask for the police. Calls to the police are free.

If you need advice or emergency accommodation, day or night, call the National 24 hour Domestic Violence Helpline on 0808 2000 247. Calls to this number are free.

The Domestic Violence Helpline provides access to 24-hour emergency refuge accommodation and also offers advice on safety. Translation is provided for women whose first language is not English. This helpline is run by two charities Refuge and Women’s Aid.

If you would like to speak to someone in depth you can book an appointment by calling us on 020 7328 7389 but you are also welcome to email us on info@whwc.org.uk. Please only email if you are confident that your emails cannot be read by anyone else. Any issues you want to talk about will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We provide emotional and practical support to all who seek help.

You can find more help and advice at these websites (these links will open in a new window)

Camden Safety Net

Women’s Aid Website

Refuge Website

Solace Women’s Aid Camden Website

Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) Outreach Surgery

Every Wednesday 10-12pm a weekly specialist advice service is available to women who are registered with a Camden GP and can be accessed by appointment only. Find out more about this at this link - Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) Sessions at West Hampstead Women's Centre.