We believe that all women and girls have the right to reach their potential and to live their lives free from poverty and violence. We are passionate about what we do.
We know it makes a difference.
Through our work we know that women and girls affected by poverty, trauma and abuse have the potential to transform their lives. We support them by providing a safe environment and high quality, gender-responsive, trauma-informed support.
New Dawn New Day has worked to support the wellbeing of women and girls in Leicester and Leicestershire for over 30 years. We started out as a community-based women’s centre in the 1980s, and we now deliver a range of services to vulnerable and socially excluded women designed to meet their multiple and complex needs.
Our approach to working with women is holistic and trauma informed. Women’s lives are complicated. They often have multiple needs. We take a holistic approach which works with the whole woman, not just one issue or problem area.
Who Funds Us
New Dawn New Day strives to deliver the greatest social impact in a sustainable and responsible way. We rely on funding from a range of sources including charitable trusts, police and probation services and local government as well as income from donations, client contributions and training events.
New Dawn New Day offers practical, emotional and therapeutic support to women and girls who are considered vulnerable and have multiple and complex needs. Our support helps women and girls to turn their lives around.
Psychological Therapies for Women and Girls
New Dawn New Day runs Leicester Women’s Counselling Centre which offers accessible, high quality psychological therapies for women and girls.
Diverting Women from Offending
‘Just Women’ is a project that works with women who have come into contact with Criminal Justice Services or are at risk of offending.
New Dawn New Day is a small charity that delivers a big impact. With our help many women have turned around their lives and we work with over 250 women a year.