To take systemic action to end the oppression of women while providing women and girls subjected to male violence with counselling, advocacy and support.
About LONDON ABUSED WOMEN'S CENTRE
The London Abused Women’s Centre (LAWC) is a feminist agency providing abused and exploited women and children over the age of 12 with hope and help. This includes women and girls exploited in prostitution/sex trafficking/pornography; abused by their intimate partners; and/or subjected to sexual harassment or torture. LAWC also provides support and counselling to family members of women and girls who have been prostituted/sex trafficked, including women and girls who are missing or disappeared.
Women and girls are provided with long-term, woman-centred, trauma-informed counselling, advocacy and support in a safe, non-crisis, non-residential setting. There is no charge to attend.
Other services include speaking engagements, community collaboration, research and social action.