You can turn to the women’s shelter if you have suffered psychological or physical abuse, rape, honour-related problems, harassment or threats. You can remain anonymous and we have confidentiality. All women, irrespective of social and cultural background, ethnicity, sexual preference, age or disability are entitled to be met and treated with respect. If you live in Borlänge Municipality and need help and support, contact us!
• Supportive talks – meetings in person or over the phone.
• Protected housing – an apartment with a protected adress is available for acute situations.
• Practical help – support through contact with the police, a solicitor, social services and medical or psychological treatment.
• Advice – support for relatives or friends of those exposed to violence.
Box 850 781 28 Borlänge
Tel: 0243-814 01,
Helpline number every day, 9-16.
The women´s shelter can be reached through the police
at other times, tel: 114 14
Fax: 0243-21 12 47