How To Refer
> Safety Net (UK) accepts referrals from all relevant agencies across the sectors using secure e-mail and our referral form. Referral forms can be downloaded here ,or requested by email from the office : firstname.lastname@example.org
> Referrals can be e-mailed using our secure e-mail address: email@example.com
> Referring agencies can call the office for support with new or existing referrals during normal office hours on 01228 515859
> Out of hours our services can be accessed via the Bridgeway on 0808 118643
Eligibility and access to the service is based on the following criteria and is informed in every case by a needs assessment, risk assessment and where required a therapeutic assessment:
> We offer specialist support and therapy to those who have been affected by rape, sexual abuse and domestic violence abuse, recent or in the past.
> We work with children, young people, families and adults across North and West Cumbria (and in partnership with the Birchall Trust in South Cumbria)
> We do not normally work with perpetrators of abuse, recent or in the past. If these issues are present we will look at individuals on a case by case basis, before a decision is made.
> We do not provide crisis intervention; those referred must be safe from harm.