Growth point Recovered
If anyone would like to donate any pieces of old furniture, these can be renovated and sold on, raising funds to be reinvested in the project. Alternatively, the team offer a restoration service, restoring and returning your treasured items for you for a small charge. All items must be solid wood (not veneered items).
Items are gladly received at the Growthpoint Leek Road allotment site or via Lesley Faux. Alternatively, the Growthpoint team can collect large items by prior arrangement..
Staffordshire Specialist Domestic and Sexual Violence Resources
Staffordshire Women’s Aid - 24-Hour Helpline:
(New number from October 2017) 0300 330 5959 (Previous number 0870 2700 123)
(Stafford Borough, South Staffordshire and Cannock Chase)
Staffordshire Women's Aid provides refuge accommodation and community outreach support for women, children & men living with, escaping or recovering from the impact of domestic and sexual violence.
Staffordshire Women’s Aid helpline is the central referral line for sexual violence victims throughout the whole county.
Pathway Project - 24-Hour Helpline: 01543 676800
(Burntwood, Tamworth and Lichfield)
Pathway provides refuge accommodation and community outreach support for women, children & men living with, escaping or recovering from the impact of domestic and sexual violence.
ARCH - 01782 205500
(Newcastle and Stoke-on-Trent)
ARCH provides outreach support to both male and female victims of domestic violence.
Services provided. They also run a perpetrator programme.
The Men's Advice Line 0808 801 0327
The Men's Advice Line is a confidential helpline for male victims of domestic violence and abuse.
Broken Rainbow - 0300 999 5428 or 08452 60 44 60
Staffordshire Buddies – HIV Charity
Refuge – South Asian women and children - 0808 2000247
Forced Marriage Unit - 0207 0080151
SARAC (Sexual Abuse) - 01283 517185
SARAC delivers a specialised service to people aged 13 and over who are affected by rape, sexual and/or domestic abuse.
SAVANA (Sexual Abuse) - 01782 221005
Service for victims of sexual abuse and rape.
The Respect Phoneline - 0845 122 8609
The Respect phoneline is an information and advice line for anyone who is violent and/or abusive towards their partner. It also provides information and contact details of perpetrator programmes available in the UK.
Non emergency 101
Staffordshire Children’s Services
First Response 0800 13 13 126
EDT 0845 604 2886
For full practioner resources, Inc downloadable caada dash forms visit
Information and Training on Domestic Homicide Reviews (DHRs)
Rights of Women.
Rights of Women have produced a number of information sheets on legal issues affecting women. You can download them, free of charge. http://www.rightsofwomen.org.uk/legal.php