COMPASS is a single point of access funded by Essex County Council in partnership with the Office of Essex Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to support victims of domestic abuse across Southend, Essex and Thurrock.

Telephone: 0330 333 7444

Website: www.essexcompass.org.uk

Email: enquiries@essexcompass.org.uk

1Remember that NHS services are still providing the same safe care for children.

For some advice, please view the below poster: 

Are you worried an adult or child may be at risk of abuse or neglect?

Call Social Care on 0345 603 7627 (child) and 0345 603 7630 (adult): www.essex.gov.uk

Are you concerned about domestic abuse during this time?

Call 0330 333 7444 or you can access help at www.essexcompass.org.uk here when it is safe to do so. 


The Southend, Essex and Thurrock Domestic Abuse Board (SETDAB) is made up of representatives from agencies and organisations working to join up and better facilitate Southend, Essex and Thurrock’s vision where everyone lives a life free from domestic abuse.

The Board is responsible for designing and implementing the Joint Domestic Abuse Strategy for Greater Essex. SETDAB provides strategic leadership to address domestic abuse by providing a multi-agency framework, common ethos and co-ordinated approach to innovate, drive change and address domestic abuse across Essex, Southend and Thurrock.

Website: https://setdab.org

Please view our poster on ‘Stalking is a Crime’.

Social Care (Child and Adult)

Are you worried an adult or child may be at risk of abuse or neglect?

Telephone: 0345 603 7627 (Child)

Telephone: 0345 603 7630 (Adult)

Website: www.essex.gov.uk

Changing Pathways

Changing Pathways is a local domestic abuse charity working in South and South West Essex.

We provide free and confidential support and advocacy to individuals subjected to domestic abuse and stalking in the areas of Basildon, Brentwood, Castle Point, Rochford, Thurrock, Harlow and Epping Forest.

Telephone: 01268 729 707

Website: https://changingpathways.org

Email: welcome@changingpathways.org

Please view our poster on ‘Stalking is a Crime’.