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Therapeutic Support for young women and children who have been affected by sexual abuse

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In these unprecedented times YWHP continues to provide valuable support to young women and children who need it most; you can help by donating through: and Thank you! To all our supporters We would like to say a huge thank you to all who support us past and present. The fantastic work that you do […]

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“Joint call for some of the most maginalised women in society…”

Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, Prime Minister 10 Downing Street, London SW1A 2AA Cc Rt Hon Robert Jenrick MP, Rt Hon Robert Buckland MP, Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Rt Hon Priti Patel MP, Rt Hon Thérèse Coffey MP, Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP 2nd April 2020 Dear Prime Minister, We are writing as organisations […]

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YWHP Sexual Abuse Support Service is based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

We are one of the only specialist services in the UK offering supported accommodation and therapeutic provision to young women aged 16-25 years and their children, who have been affected by sexual abuse, sexual exploitation and intimate partner abuse.

The difference we make…

Whether young women have children or not, if they are in any kind of difficulty or in need of support YWHP has always been my first port of call… - Social worker, Sheffield
I was shy and withdrawn when I moved in.  I am now very confident, can do most things by myself, like appointments, education, and problem solving and keeping myself safe - YWHP Client, Sheffield
I feel safe and secure here, which means I can concentrate on living and not being scared. - YWHP Client, Sheffield

How we do it

We offer a range of services to help young women get back on their feet.

Our partners

  • South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner
  • Children in need
  • Lloyds
  • Sheffield city council
  • Big lottery fund
  • UK says no more
  • Charity Bank
  • SFSY
  • Agenda Alliance
  • SAYiT

Your help means a lot

With your help we can provide safe places for women to live, emotional support and practical help; we can continue encouraging independence and building confidence to get on with their lives.

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