Ascent – Advice & Counselling Project

Who can benefit from the project?

The project has been huge success and work supported hundreds of women and girls in their safety and recovery in London Boroughs of:
Camden, Hackney, Haringey, Havering, Enfield, Islington, Newham, Waltham Forest.


The services provided under this project include specialist one-to-one support, drop-ins, specialist group work activities and confidence building workshops.
By providing front-line services and holistic advice, counselling and support, IMECE enabled greater numbers BAMER women and girls affected by VAWG to:

  • access coordinated and specialist support
  • increase their safety
  • aid recovery into independence


london councils logoThis project is a partnership within the London Violence Against Women and Girls VAWG Consortium, funded by London Councils.

London Councils represents and champions London’s 32 boroughs and the City of London, serving local communities, businesses and amplifying the voice of Londoners. We are a cross-party organisation that works on behalf of all of our member authorities regardless of political persuasion. We work with partners to deliver sustainable change, address inequalities and make London a fairer place for all.

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