Sanctum Sunderland

Sanctum Sunderland

Women and Children

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Introduction to Service

Sanctum is a dispersed accommodation for people fleeing domestic abuse with challenge circumstances, that are unable to access refuge. This includes women with teenage sons, men, LGB individuals and couples, transgender individuals and non-binary people. We also accept people with substance misuse, unmet mental health needs, those excluded from services and offenders.

Key Information

We offer:

  • Safe Accommodation
  • Complexed or specialist support
  • Housing /move on accommodation
  • Link in with relevant services
  • Maximise benefits/money management

How to access

Sanctum Sunderland is available for self-referral/professional referral by emailing

How to contact

Please get in touch using the contact details below.

Call us

0191 565 9579

Are you eligible?

Sanctum Sunderland is available to people aged 18 and over living in Sunderland and South Tyneside.

Not eligible for this service?

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