Our Vision, Mission & Values
All women, men and children have the right to live safely, free from fear and harm. We will provide high quality, accessible services, tailored to meet the needs of all individuals, whose lives are affected by domestic violence
To support women, men and children in the Metropolitan District of Leeds, whose lives are affected by domestic abuse. To offer community based outreach services, providing practical and emotional support, advocacy and information.
To empower individuals to make informed choices about their lives, that will have a positive immediate and future impact.
In all our work we strive to be
We want all our service users and stakeholders to experience a quality service, delivered with commitment and professionalism in a caring way.
We want to make the maximum impact with the money we receive and always strive to deliver services in a cost effective way, reviewing everything we do, improving and developing
Behind Closed Doors works collaboratively with many agencies and organisations to ensure people receive the help and support they require. We recognise noone can be an expert in everything, but our combined efforts and skills can improve the outcomes for people needing support.
Key partners include
Leeds Domestic Violence Service
Leeds Domestic Violence Service is a consortium of organisations providing a range of specialist Domestic Violence and Abuse support services. This includes a 24-hour helpline; a Community Domestic Violence Team; Independent Advocates; Group Support; Drop-In services and Emergency Accommodation
Women's Lives Leeds
Women's Lives Leeds is a unique partnership of eleven women and girls organisations from across Leeds. Between us, we have specialisms in domestic violence, mental health, sexual health, sex work, trafficking, substance misuse, child sexual exploitation and education