Ashiana Sheffield is a service for Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER) women, young people and children affected by abuse.
They provide practical and emotional support for women (with or without children) fleeing physical, domestic, sexual, mental or emotional abuse. Ashiana also support women who have experienced or are at risk of:
- Forced marriage
- Extreme personal restrictions
- Gang violence
- Female genital mutilation (FGM)
- Honour-based violence
- Human trafficking
They provide accommodation for women and children who have survived human trafficking and also offer advice and support to residents.
Ashiana can support you with:
- Personal safety
- Substance misuse
- Domestic abuse
- Training – including ESOL in a women only environment
- Social integration
- Immigration and asylum
Anyone can make a referral, including women and children who have no recourse to public funds. They also run a drop in service from 2.00pm-4.00pm on Tuesdays. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
You can call Ashiana in confidence on 0114 255 5740 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm). Out of these hours you can call the National Domestic Abuse Helpline (24/7) on 0808 200 0247