Experiencing domestic abuse

Click here to visit the South Ribble and Chorley Refuges website

South Ribble (Clare House) and Chorley Women's Refuges offer safe accommodation and support to women and their children who are trying to flee domestic abuse. We do this through a number of ways:

  • Providing safe accommodation to woman and their children
  • Specialist support for children in the refuge
  • Offer recovery courses
  • Providing a 24-7 helpline 365 days a year



Contact our women's refuges

Need help and advice? 

If you are suffering from abuse at home or you know someone who is, please call our domestic abuse helpline to speak to an advisor in confidence on 01772 435865. The line is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Alternatively you can use live chat to speak to someone, text us on 07790971237, available between 10 am and 4 pm, Monday to Friday, or email us at clarehouse@progressgroup.org.uk

Please note that in life-threatening or dangerous situations you must always contact the Police first.

Covering your tracks

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Need more help?

If you still need to contact us, please click here.