SSP presented a cheque to staff at Fortalice

SSP presented a cheque to staff at Fortalice

The staff at Bolton medical centre and Great Lever Practice presented a cheque to staff at Fortalice, this was their chosen charity after recieving a cheque for £500 at the recent SSP Qofters Event. Fortalice which is a Bolton based charitable organisation opened in 1977 to assist woman and children who are effected by domestic abuse.'To provide emergency accommodation and a range of support services to assist women, children and young people who have or are experiencing domestic abuse and to raise personal and public awareness of the issue relating to domestic abuse and its impact on society.

 

  • Safe temporary accommodation for up to 22 women and their children
  • Support and practical help
  • Services for children
  • Information and advice
  • Women's Support Centre
  • Counselling Service
  • Personal development training and group-work for women
  • Awareness raising for practitioners
  • Publicity and presentation
  • Working partnership with other agencies