rents a property from Leicester Housing Association. The property is maintained
as part of our agreement with Leicester Housing Association and the refuge is
supported by specialist Project Workers .
operates an open door policy, which means that if we do not have bed space, we
will provide overnight refuge until other suitable accommodation can be found.
regretfully cannot always provide refuge for women with active mental health
problems, or women who abuse drugs or alcohol, as this is dependant on current
circumstances. Referring agencies should contact us with details.
are referred to MAWA from both voluntary and statutory organisations and via
self referrals. Our public telephone number can be found on this site, the phone
book, or we can be contacted through the Police, Social Services or the
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