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Trafford Domestic Abuse Services (TDAS) offer a range of community based support services to adults over the age of 18 who live or work in Trafford.  Our Domestic Abuse Advisers will listen to you without judging and offer pathways to support.

Domestic Abuse Surgery

The Domestic Abuse Surgery provides up to 6 sessions of emotional support and constructive advice for those who are experiencing or have previously experienced domestic abuse.

It is an appointment-based service offering face to face contact at our offices.

The service includes: 

  • Active listening

  • Support in understanding the dynamics of domestic abuse

  • Providing information 

  • Referring/signposting to internal and external services
  • Pro-active advice 
  • Exploring your options

To book an initial appointment please call us on 0161 872 7368 or download and complete the referral form and return it to 

After your initial appointment, there is opportunity to meet with you in our offices where we have private meeting rooms or at other convenient community venues.

Outreach Service

The community outreach service is for those who require longer term support because of their experiences, whether past or present, of domestic abuse. The service offers support that is tailored to individual need to assist you through your journey.

If you choose to remain in an abusive relationship, we can offer support with safety planning, risk management and helping you to be aware of other options available to you. 

If you choose to leave the abusive relationship, we can help by giving you information on a range of services that may assist your decision, such as civil remedies, refuge accommodation, support groups, police support and children and young people's support.

If you have already left the relationship we can offer support around the impact and effects that domestic abuse has on adults and children, working with you to help you take positive steps to move forward with your life and aide your recovery;

​ We are also able to signpost you to other services you may need such as:

  • Legal support

  • Counsellors

  • Employment rights help

  • Charities offering financial assistance

  • Drug, alcohol and health support

To book an appointment, please call us on 0161 872 7368 or download and complete the referral form and return it to 

Support Line

The Support Line offers telephone support for anyone affected by domestic abuse including family, friends, carers and professionals working with people affected by domestic abuse.  The service provides opportunity to get advice, support, signposting or onward referrals to TDAS services.  The service is confidential and is delivered by a team who are trained to be non-judgemental and empathetic.

You can receive telephone support by calling or texting  07534 066 029.  If we are unable to immediately support you we will call you back within  24 hours (Monday to Friday). 


"I've been thinking a lot about how

grateful I am to TDAS and about how fortunate me and the kids are

not to be living with him anymore."

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Patron: Baroness Hughes of Stretford 

​​Call us:

0161 872 7368

​Find us: 

​Trafford Domestic Abuse Services, Gorse Hill Studios, Cavendish Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 0PS