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Ways to Help Us

The BRIDGE – for children overcoming DVA PTSD by

Building Resilience, IDeveloping Games through Exploration.

Please make a donation

Playdough tools costing £16

will allow a child the sensory feel of swishing dough between their fingers and build their relaxation strategies.

Dressing up clothes costing £15 – £35

will allow a child to build their self esteem by imagining they are someone different in order to explore who they are.

Magnetic building sticks and a marble run costing £53

will allow a child to build something big and feel proud of themselves

Plastic insects costing £12

will enable a child to build their imagination and learn about nature.

Sea creatures costing £47

will allow a child to create an underwater kingdom to distract them from their worries and build their coping skills.

Water and sand trays £4 – £10

will allow a child to splash and learn in order to build their confidence and improves social engagement skills.

Sensory toys costing £42

will allow a child to talk about difficult things while experiencing new textures to help them relax.

Dolls house people and furniture costing £35

will allow a child to process their big trauma while playing with little people.

A babydoll cot and pushchair costing £63

will allow a child to imagine they’re grown up and build their social development and empathy.

Sponge painting brushes costing £12.99

will allow children to build a masterpiece to be proud of on their paper.

For corporate support or larger donations

please email admin at(@)

If you would like to fundraise for us, or complete a challenge event

please do email admin at(@)

Gifts in Kind are always welcome too.

Our wish list always includes new and packaged bed linen, duvets, and pillow cases, cleaning materials and donations for school uniforms.

MAJOR Donations

We are also looking to raise funds for a refuge (new) vehicle to provide transport to refuge, for appointments and transfers to and from the refuge for admission and resettlement.

If you would like to make a monetary donation to support our work:

Bank transfers –
To make a donation directly to our bank please email admin at(@) and we will send you the details.

Standing Order –
please email admin at(@)

Cheques –
should be made payable to WHWR and sent to the above address

Gift Aid –
Please email us if you would like to Gift Aid your donation and we’ll send you the relevant form to complete and return

Sign up to Amazon Smile

and enter our name or charity number (1156186) for Amazon to make a donation to us from your spend with them.

Sign up to Give a Car

Donate your car to WHWR then everyone’s a winner
“Had been putting off finding a home for my unused motorbike but a move forced the issue. It wasn’t worth a fortune but deserved better than the local scrap yard so tried Giveacar.”

Community partners supporting our work

Rotary Brookmans Park

If you are thinking of holding a fund-raising event to support the work of the Refuge please contact us as we would be pleased to help you.


Due to the risks posed by COVID-19 we are currently unable to accept donations of physical items (clothes, toys, etc.). However we greatly appreciate donations of money or supermarket vouchers so we can keep supporting women and children to meet their needs.

Thank you for your support.