New contract will boost abuse service

EXTRA support services for women, children and young people at risk of domestic violence are being offered after Nottinghamshire Women’s Aid secured a new contract.

The three-year contract was awarded by Nottinghamshire County Council and means Women’s Aid is now the lead provider of abuse services for the north of the county,

A domestic abuse specialist based in a doctor’s surgery on a regular basis and outreach support for children and young people aged from four to 18 are among new initiatives on the cards.

Information about services provided by Nottinghamshire Women’s Aid can be found at www.nottswa.org or by calling 0808 800 0340.