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Springfield Celebrates International Women’s Day!

To celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday the 8th of March, the photographer Anita Corbin will bring her exhibition “100 portraits of remarkable women” to Kendal. Anita’s free talk at Kendal Town Hall is being presented by South Lakeland...

Job Vacancy-Community Service

Domestic Abuse Support Project Worker £9.28 per hour Part time: 12-16 hours per week We are currently looking to recruit a Domestic Abuse Project Worker to join our small staff team. This post will be based in our community support hub in Kendal. The role will involve...

Current Job Vacancies

Sleep Shift Night Worker plus Bank Staff Salary: based on £9.28 per hour plus £54.81 for sleep shift of 12 midnight to 7 am Part time: Various shifts of 10 pm to 7 am for nights (may include weekend work). Daytime shifts between 9.30 am to 5.30 pm for Bank Work. We...


Springfield staff and trustees would like to give a big, warm welcome to our new Service Manager Victoria who will be joining us from July 16th. We all look forward to working with you.

Thank you

Springfield would like to say a big thank you from all the staff and trustees to our Interim Manager Sinead who is leaving us this week. It’s been wonderful to work with her and she has made a real difference in her brief time with us. We’ll all miss her...

New Student Placement

We are pleased to welcome a new Masters degree Social Work student on 100 day placement. This valuable arrangement provides students with real-world work experience and provides Springfield with much needed help at both our Refuge and our Community Service.

National Lottery Update

Sadly Springfield has been unsuccessful in this year’s The People’s Projects for National Lottery funding. We have however been awarded a grant of £5000 for participating and this will go towards staffing the Community Service, counselling and travel costs...

Vote for us! Springfield and The National Lottery

Your vote could see Springfield named a winner in this year’s The People’s Projects; where the general public gets to decide which community projects get National Lottery Funding. The film of our Recover, Reclaim and Rebuild project will be aired on ITV...

New Student Placement

Springfield Community Service is happy to welcome another Student Social Worker to a 100 day placement with our service. This arrangement provides students with valuable work experience and Springfield with much needed help in the Community.

Interested in becoming a Springfield trustee?

Springfield is looking to recruit new trustees to work with our existing group of trustees, staff and volunteers. Whatever your skills and background we would love to hear from you and are especially interested to talk to prospective trustees with HR, legal or...
Springfield Change of Name

Springfield Change of Name

We changed the name of our charity to ‘Springfield, Domestic Abuse Support in South Lakeland’ following the AGM held on Thursday 20th July, 2017.
Two New Student Placements

Two New Student Placements

We have two new student placements, they will have 70 days working with Springfield, which will help towards their university degrees. For Springfield they provide valuable help both at the refuge and within the community.
Springfield Launch Business Plan

Springfield Launch Business Plan

We have launched our Business Plan, which outlines our aims and objectives ranging from the short term to over the next three years. This planning for the future will strengthen our resilience and enable our staff to support people at our refuge, and within the...