Over the last 32 years Watford Women’s Centre has developed into a community asset for our service users and our partners, networks and local agencies. We believe in working to co-ordinate work across different agencies for the benefit of vulnerable women across all communities in our local area. Our network of partners include the following:
Brick by Brick Communities
GPs and Family Centres
Hertfordshire Adult and Family Learning Service
Herts Domestic Abuse Helpline
Hertfordshire Partnership Trust
Interfaith Group Watford
Job Centre Plus
Kenyans in Herts
Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference (MARAC)
Multi Cultural Community Centre Watford
Muslim Womens Group
National Careers Service
Schools and colleges (Laurance Haines School, Beechfield School, Chater School)
Sewa Day Watford
Shoebox Project Herts and Bucks
Solicitors (JKC Solicitors, Stalwarts Solicitors, Duncan Lewis Solicitors & UK Immigration Legal Services, Pickup and Scott Solicitors)
St Mary's Church
Sunshine Children's Centre (Oxhey)
Three Rivers District Council
Vel Murugan Temple
Watford Borough Council
Watford Chamber of Commerce
Watford Food Bank
Watford Freecycle Support Group
West Herts Hospitals NHS Trust
As a charity, Watford Women’s Centre depends almost entirely on funding received from
grant-making bodies, community organisations, local businesses and voluntary donations. We are enormously grateful to all our recent funders for their crucial support to our ongoing work.
Thank you to the Alan Day Motor Group for their support of our #ChooseToChallenge Domestic Abuse campaign in 2021 in association with Watford FC. Funds raised during the campaign went towards offering Domestic Abuse counselling to local women.
Thank you to HSBC for their support of our Domestic Abuse Services during 2020.
Thank you to the John Lewis Partnership for supporting women access our employment training and personal development courses.
Thank you to Lifelines who helped us to continue to provide vital services to survivors of domestic abuse throughout the Covid 19 pandemic.
Thank you to the National Lottery Community Fund for their support in establising the My Ally telephone support chat line offering peer-to-peer support to women suffering domestic abuse.
Thank you to the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for their funding, helping us to support victims of sexual and domestic abuse.
Thank you to TKMaxx for their ongoing support of our Domestic Abuse Services during the Covid 19 pandemic.
Thank you to Watford Borough Council for their continued support of our Domestic Abuse Services.
Thank you to Watford Football Club for their support of our #ChooseToChallenge Domestic Abuse campaign in 2021 in association with the Alan Day Motor Group. Funds raised during the campaign went towards offering Domestic Abuse counselling to local women.
Thank you to the Women’s Institute (Little Gaddesden Branch) for their donation to our Domestic Abuse Services during 2020.
Thank you to Members of the Inner Wheel Rotary Berhampsted Bulbourne Club for their donation towards our Domestic Abuse Services during 2021.