In an emergency, if you or someone you know is homeless as a result of domestic violence, please contact South Lakeland District Council Homelessness Department on 01539 733333. They will contact Springfield to discuss the best way of helping and accommodating you.
Phone: 01539 720313
Phone: 01539 726171
Opening times: Monday to Thursday – 9.30 am to 5 pm
If you are a professional that wants to make a referral to our Refuge please follow the link for the CAP referral form on the Cumbria County Council website to download the application for support linked to short term accommodation. Send applications by post or fax to the address or fax number on their page.
Domestic Violence Service
Website with forums and information about domestic abuse
National Abuse LGBT helpline 0800 999 5428
WOMEN'S COMMUNITY MATTERS
Helping women in the Barrow area
CUMBRIAN CHAMPIONS NETWORK
Supported by Cumbria County Council
For kids living with domestic violence
MENS ADVICE LINE
Mens Advice Line for men who are affected by domestic abuse 0808 801 0327
Information for people living with abuse including how to keep yourself and your children safe and how to plan how to leave safely.
Ring 999 in an emergency if you are at risk of or are suffering violence, 101 for non emergency assistance or 0845 33 00 247 for general enquiries about the police response to domestic abuse.