Help Stay Safe East to support disabled survivors of abuse
Stay Safe East is a unique user-led organisation run by disabled people, providing specialist and holistic advocacy and support services to disabled people from diverse communities in East London (currently Waltham Forest and Newham) who are victims/survivors of domestic or sexual violence, hate crime, harassment and other forms of abuse. We currently have two vacancies for a Case Work Coordinator and a sessional worker working with disabled people targeted by gangs and others. For more details see our current vacancies section.
Stay Safe East works to tackle violence and abuse against disabled and Deaf people, including:
Domestic violence by partners, family members, or by paid or unpaid carers
Disability and other hate crime
Bullying, anti-social behaviour and harassment
Human rights abuses in residential care or supported housing
Telephone: 0208 519 7241
SMS Text: 07587 134 122
Open 9.00 a.m – 6.00 p.m
If you are in danger, always ring the police on 999
If you are Deaf or without speech, you can contact 999 by SMS text. To register, text ‘Register’ to 999. When you get a reply, follow the instructions.
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SUPPORTERS WHO HAVE HELPED US RAISE £3,450 IN THE PAST THREE MONTHS TOWARDS THE COST OF HELPING OUR CLIENTS TO BE SAFE!
We raised £650 at our Spring Fair. Watch this space for our Autumn Fair.
If you would like to support our work and make a donation to Stay Safe East, please follow the link here
To support Deaf and disabled people who experience or have experienced violence and abuse, hate crime, domestic or sexual violence, carer abuse and others forms of human rights abuses
To ensure that disabled and deaf people get the justice they deserve.
To provide an independent, accessible, third party reporting site for hate crime and domestic violence.
To inform disabled and Deaf people of their rights to be safe, and to encourage them to report incidents and crimes.
To build the capacity of our partner organisations (police, voluntary sector, housing, local authority, Crown prosecution service) to provide an inclusive, appropriate service and to deliver justice to disabled and deaf people.
To act as a model for good practice.
We are an organisation run by disabled people for disabled people.