AURORA

  Description / information
Name of service AURORA
Remit & Target group Women and transgender people involved in prostitution who have experienced any form of sexual violence at any time in their lives.
Services Provided Street sex worker specific (if any) General
  Aurora offers a free and confidential counselling, information and support service.
We provide a weekly outreach service in partnership with Streetwork Women’s Service and The Salvation Army at Salamander Place, on:
• Tuesday or Thursday evenings between 10pm -1am
• The first Sunday of every month between 10pm and 1am.
Professionals available
(e.g. clinical staff, social workers, drug specialists etc)
Case Worker
Counsellor Psychotherapist
Does your service use volunteers / peer educators etc.? No
Where do you offer service(s) from?
(e.g. base/location, outreach, community clinic, drop-in etc)
EWRASAC’s main Centre is based in central Edinburgh. It is currently publicised on a need to know basis.
Service hours / days Tuesday afternoon
Thursday afternoon
Outreach:
• Tuesday or Thursday evenings between 10pm -1am
• The first Sunday of every month between 10pm and 1am
Catchment area Edinburgh and Lothians
Eligibility criteria
(including any restrictions e.g. must be drug free / agree to...)
Women and transgender people involved in prostitution who have experienced any form of sexual violence at any time in their lives
Charging policy
(if any)
Free
Referral Process
(e.g. self or third party referral)
Self referral or organisational
Referral information required
(including e.g. anonymous access permitted / full identity disclosure required etc)
Anonymous access permitted
Contact information
(for service users)
Telephone: 0131 557 6737 (office phone) or 0131 556 9437 (EWRASAC helpline)
Telephone (alternative): 07860 77 45 03 (mobile- please feel welcome to text me too)
 
Address
Access details
(e.g. induction loop, disabled access, language support available etc)
Disabled access