Diocese of Chichester Safeguarding


If you are supporting someone experiencing domestic abuse, please come through to the Safeguarding Team for advice. Additionally, below you will see links and contact details for three key services in Sussex who work in this area. You are encouraged to view these sites to gain more understanding of the issues, what you can do to help, and how and when to refer a concern:


Worth Services is an Independent Domestic (IDVA) Service here to support people affected by domestic abuse in West Sussex. We are available 7 days a week 0900-1700hrs, contactable on 0330 2228181, 01903 205111 ext. 84395, and 07834 968539 at weekends.


Rise offer practical solutions, shelter and support to people affected by domestic abuse in Brighton, Hove, and elsewhere in Sussex. They can be contacted on 0300 323 9985


The Portal helps find advice and support to people affected by domestic or sexual abuse in Brighton and East Sussex. They can be contacted on 0300 323 9985