Suffragettes at Littlehampton book supports local domestic abuse service
Events secretary of Littlehampton Civic Society, Angela Tester author of ‘Suffragettes in Littlehampton’ has raised £728.61 for local charity Safe in Sussex’s Amber House women’s refuge. Angela researched and published the book which commemorates the suffrage movement in Littlehampton.
The book is available in Pier Road Coffee and Art, Littlehampton Museum, East Beach Café, Fireside Books and the Civic Centre in Littlehampton with a suggested donation made to Safe in Sussex.
There will be an opportunity to get a signed copy of the book at Pier Road Coffee and Art, 1-2 Pier Road Littlehampton as Angela will be available to signs copies from 11am to 1pm on Tuesday 18th February.
Louise Gisbey from Safe in Sussex said “We are very grateful to Angela for choosing to support Safe in Sussex in this way. Amber House is a place of safety for women experiencing domestic abuse, empowering women to have choices and opportunities to live their lives free from abuse. It is, therefore, very fitting that a book about the Suffrage movement in Littlehampton is supporting this project.”
Amber House refuge provides early intervention to prevent domestic abuse escalating to dangerous levels. It provides a range of practical and emotional support to women and their children. For families who decide they want to stay together a behavior change programme is available and support is given to the abusive partner offsite.
Safe in Sussex also has a countywide outreach service which is open to both men and women to access, confidential refuge provision and support groups in various locations. To break the cycle of domestic abuse the charity also facilitates healthy relationship educational programmes into primary and secondary schools.
This June Safe in Sussex held their 3rd annual Shocking Shirts and Funky Frocks Day, well month! As it can be difficult to organise everything on one day of the year, they decided to let everyone decide what day in June was best for them to celebrate it! This enabled...
On Sunday 8th August 2021 at Neverathon in Salisbury, 13 brave people are taking part in a tandem skydive to raise vital funds and awareness for the West Sussex based domestic abuse charity, Safe in Sussex. Jumping from 10,000ft, this group of intrepid souls will be...
ur annual Shocking Shirts & Funky Frocks is back in June. You can involved by hosting your own Safe in Sussex Tea Party with your friends & family or dressing up for fun at work with your colleagues or at school or college with your friends and teachers.
Safe In Sussex receives 14% of its funding from the government. The rest is through grants, fundraising events, donations, legacies and corporate sponsorship.
Demand for our services grows every year and finding the money to fund our vital services gets tougher all the time.
We are fortunate to receive some grant funding from Children in Need, the National Lottery and local authority organisations, but we are constantly looking for new ways to attract funding.
If you would like to help us in any way please call us on 0330 333 7416 or email email@example.com.
If you would like to help our fundraising activities, please click here to find out how you can get involved.
Support Safe In Sussex by making a donation today!
0330 333 7416
Registered Office Address:
A2 Yeoman Gate, Yeoman Way, Worthing, BN13 3QZ
Registered Charity No. 1098726
Worthing Women's Aid (Company Limited by Guarantee No. 04691516) trading as Safe in Sussex