Domestic Abuse Counselling Service

Counselling provides a safe, supportive place to explore and work through your experiences of abuse. Our domestic abuse counselling service provides a range of counselling and support services for both women and men, over the age of 16, who have experienced or been affected by domestic abuse at any time in their lives.

The service provided is confidential, free of charge and available to residents within the North of Birmingham.
If you are unsure whether we cover your area, please contact us and we will clarify this for you. Should you live outside of these areas we will signpost you to more local services for you.

What do we offer?

We provide a range of services to help make sense of your experiences, identify areas to work on and build on your inner resources. As an overview, we offer:

  • Free, confidential and non-judgemental support
  • Individual one-to-one counselling
  • Support groups (women only)
  • Therapeutic group sessions (women only)
  • Workshops
  • Signposting and onward referral
  • Services at various locations in the North of Birmingham

How to get Support

To access the service and speak to one of our experienced counsellors please call:

07753 224 835

We are happy to accept referrals from agencies or self referral.To refer to our service please contact the number above or email: counselling@new-heights.org.uk

All information and calls will be treated confidentially.

Please Note: We operate 9.30am – 4pm Monday to Friday, during term time only. Outside of these hours please contact:
Women’s Aid Birmingham & Solihull 0121 685 8687
Women’s Aid Helpline 0808 800 0028
West Midlands Police 111 or in an emergency 999
The Jan Foundation 0121 458 2270
WAITS 0121 440 1443
Anawim 0121 440 5296
NCDV – For injunctions /Helpline 0808 2000 247

Counselling Service Leaflet

 

We are hiring!!

Our counselling service is looking to recruit an experienced domestic abuse counsellor on a self employed basis. The post will be 12 hours per week, term time only from September 2021 – 30th April 2022.

For full details, please see the below job advert and supporting documents.

Application by CV & cover letter. Closing date is 9am 5th July.

1 DA Counsellor Advert

3 Job Description DA Counsellor

4 Person Specification – DA Counsellor

2 Guidance Notes on Applying for the Role