Wearside Women in Need
0191 416 3550
Advice, support and safe accommodation for women and children experiencing sexual, physical or emotional abuse. Helpline, drop-in and outreach advice services. Furniture and clothing store. Supported housing, including schemes for homeless young people aged 16-18 who have experienced sexual abuse and women with mental health problems. Programmes for male perpetrators of domestic violence.
Who do we help?
Women and children who have experienced sexual, physical or emotional abuse. Homeless young people.
Mainly the Wearside/Sunderland area, but will accept referrals from anywhere.
How to contact
Best way to get in touch
Drop-in or phone the helpline.
- Monday: 9am - 9pm, 24 hour helpline
- Tuesday: 9am - 9pm, 24 hour helpline
- Wednesday: 9am - 9pm, 24 hour helpline
- Thursday: 9am - 9pm, 24 hour helpline
- Friday: 9am - 9pm, 24 hour helpline
- Weekends: 24 hour helpline
Yes - full
Bus station - 5 minutes walk.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Wearside Women in Need and would like to tell us about any of this information that needs updating please email the Homeless Link Information team. Please note this email address does not contact the service listed above so do not use it if you are looking for help or advice.