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Domestic Violence Support


Working to end domestic violence against women


No woman should have to suffer domestic abuse alone and unaided. As a dedicated women's charity, the professionals at PHOEBE are compassionate providers of domestic abuse support and advice and strive to help any domestic violence victims in the wider region put an end to the dangerous circumstances they are living in.

Outreach support for victims of domestic violence


PHOEBE has been delivering support to the migrant, black and Asian community in Ipswich for the last five years. We offer advocacy support in securing safe, temporary accommodation in refuges for women and children fleeing domestic violence. Practical support is often what women need in times of stress; hence, we offer women access to food and toiletries, but most crucially, we offer casework assistance in addressing the complex paperwork that is involved within the courts and Home Office.

Domestic Violence Support and Immigration Advocacy


We signpost women for immigration advice and support to other women's organisations who give immigration advice and to Immigration solicitors. Please call us on 01473 231566. We ensure that a woman’s legal status does not remain a tool for her abuser to use against her. This service is crucial, as there is limited provision in this specialist immigration area, hence we have good links to dependable providers. Our partners can offer advice and guidance over the telephone to professionals needing help to understand a woman's entitlements and immigration status.


Should you require any aspect of domestic abuse counselling or the services of a women's support group, we urge you to contact our experienced caseworkers today to take advantage of the domestic violence support we can offer you during this difficult time. Similarly, should you suspect that any of your female relatives or friends is experiencing domestic abuse, we encourage you to get in touch for further advice and information about the help that we can provide..


 

You can visit us at:
PHOEBE
19, Tower Street,
Citizen Advice Bureau Building
Ipswich, Suffolk
IP1 3BE. UK
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Telephone : 00 44 1473 231566




DV
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Applying for Indefinite Leave to Remain under the domestic violence rule PHOEBE does not give immigration advice and this information below free for the public to see on the www.gov.uk website. We work with immigration advisers from other women's charities and organisations, so please call us and we will refer you to one. If you have been a victim of... Read more...
Domestic Violence Support
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Working to end domestic violence against women No woman should have to suffer domestic abuse alone and unaided. As a dedicated women's charity, the professionals at PHOEBE are compassionate providers of domestic abuse support and advice and strive to help any domestic violence victims in the wider region put an end to the dangerous circumstances they are... Read more...
Conversation Cafe
Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Learn to speak English while meeting new international friends!It’s more fun to learn while chatting with friends     Meet up for a cafe chat, Learn english while you enjoy your food. Come Have Fun!!! When: Once a Month Time: 11.30 AM to 12:00 PM Where:   CAB, 19 Tower Street, Ipswich, IP1 3BEContact:  01473 231... Read more...
Free Legal Advice
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Free Legal Advice SurgeriesPHOEBE offers free surgeries for women who need legal advice on family law matters, such as those facing separation, wanting to start divorce proceedings, experiencing domestic abuse or other family difficulties.   A qualified solicitor will be at our offices to help. To book an appointment for yourself or your... Read more...

PHOEBE
'A Helper of Many'

19, Tower Street

Citizen Advice Bureau Building

Ipswich, Suffolk

IP1 3BE. UK

Email—admin@phoebecentre.org.uk

Telephone— 00 44 1473 231566