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Living Without Abuse charity provide help and support for ANYONE suffering from domestic abuse or sexual violence in Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland.

 

“I can’t tell you what a difference you have made in my life, you’ve allowed me to re-find myself and become strong again.”

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Living Without Abuse (LWA) believes that all people have the right to live safely and without fear of violence and abuse. On this site we offer information and advice to anyone experiencing domestic abuse and/or sexual violence.  We can also provide support services to anyone living in Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland.  We are committed to raising awareness of domestic abuse and sexual violence, working towards its prevention and eradication, and assisting those affected by this crime to determine their own lives.

 

LOOKING FOR SUPPORT IN LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE OR RUTLAND –

Information about our services are HERE

Information about our group programmes are HERE

Links to other services locally are HERE

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES – WE ARE HIRING.

Current job opportunities can be found here.

 

NEWS!

THE LWA LOUGHBOROUGH COLOUR RUN IS BACK!

Don’t miss the Loughborough Colour Run on 23 June 2024 – buy your tickets here

Join us for a day of inflatable fun with a little paint thrown in for good measure!  There will be stalls, activities, face painting, raffle and a fabulous warm up act to get you ready to run (or walk if you prefer!).  A firm family favourite – you can even bring the dog.

LWA NAMED MAYOR OF CHARNWOOD CHARITY OF THE YEAR

It was an honour and privilege to be invited by Charnwood Borough Council to the Mayor of Charnwood’s inauguration and a pleasure to meet the new Mayor, Councillor Dr Julie Bradshaw MBE.
Julie has chosen LWA as one of 2 charities that she will be supporting during her Civic Year.
Our Head of Fundraising, Emily Corrigan, represented LWA and talked to the audience about our work. We’re very much looking forward to collaborating with Julie to raise awareness and funds. Plans are already underway – further details to follow, keep your Speedos at the ready!!!
Thank you Julie Bradshaw Mbe we are delighted to be supported by you!
You can follow us on social media:
Facebook: Living Without Abuse
Twitter: @lwacharity
Instagram: @lwacharity

 

This website gives friendly advice for anyone:

  • Trying to escape domestic and/or sexual abuse
  • Needing to know more about our services here in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland
  • Wishing to learn more about domestic and sexual abuse issues

 

 

 

 

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ALWAYS REMEMBER: IT’S NOT YOUR FAULT AND YOU ARE NOT ALONE