The First Step Centre will be closing at 2.00 pm on Christmas Eve and will re-open on Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th December between 10.00 am and 2.00 pm. On 31st December the opening hours will be 10.oo am to 2.00 pm. Normal services will be resumed on Monday 4th January 2016.
Our women and children’s refuge is open 24/7 and will be staffed throughout the holiday period.
If you need support outside of our opening hours you can call the National Domestic Violence Helpline on 0808 2000 247 – this line is open 24 hour a day, seven days a week.
If you are in immediate danger you should call the Police on 999
We wish you a happy and safe Christmas and New Year.