Barking and Dagenham

Achievements in Barking and Dagenham

In Year 1 of the Ascent Project, we delivered the following services in Barking and Dagenham:

  • 523 calls were received to our helplines
  • One woman accessed refuge provision
  • 24 professionals attended workshops
  • 201 calls were received to our advice and counselling lines
  • Two women’s organisations received capacity building services

Find an Ascent service provider in Barking and Dagenham

There are ten organisations working with women and girls who have experienced violence, and to prevent violence against women and girls, in Barking and Dagenham.

Please click below to find out what Ascent services are available in Barking and Dagenham, and how to contact the organisations that are providing them.

Capacity building services for women’s organisations in Barking and Dagenham

In the past year, the Ascent project has delivered an array of training and events to increase the capacity and effectiveness of the organisations that are delivering services to combat violence against women and girls. These services have included 1:1 support, sustainability training, expert led training, accredited training, and Borough Surgeries that bring together women’s organisations and commissioners within the borough.

These services have been delivered by:



Rights of Women


Women and Girls Network

Women’s Resource Centre