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Domestic abuse - for practitioners

There is an expectation that all Slough practitioners can respond and provide basic safety advice to anyone suffering with domestic abuse. Please refer to your organisation safeguarding policy for support and guidance or refer to the domestic abuse referral pathway and provision map available on Slough Borough Council website

How to refer a client

Hestia will be providing a specialist domestic abuse service in Slough, including outreach support for individuals across East Berkshire. This service will provide practical and emotional support to women, men and children who are victims of domestic abuse via:

  • adult 16+ Independent Domestic Violence Advocacy Service (IDVA)
  • outreach support (including specialist provision for BAMER groups)
  • group-based support.

If you or your client is experiencing abuse, please make a referral by completing our referral form and risk indicator checklist and submit this via our secure email. All referrals will be followed up by our team within 48 hours of us receiving them.

Contact Hestia

Our opening hours are Monday – Friday, 9am - 5pm.

Email: Slough.IDVA@hestia.org or Slough.IDVA@hestia.org.cjsm.net

Telephone: 01753 477352.

Visit Slough Borough Council website for information MARAC (Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference) and Slough Domestic Abuse Champions Practitioner Network

Visit Slough Family Information Service website for information, advice and services available.

 

Who to contact

Name
Hestia
Telephone
01753 477352
Email
Slough.IDVA@hestia.org, Slough.IDVA@hestia.org.cjsm.net
Website
Slough Borough Council

Where to go

Name
Hawker House
Address
Heathrow West Business Park
Heron Drive
Langley
Slough
Postcode
SL3 8XP

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Slough Family Information Service website and Slough Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations