Helpline and support services available to any man experiencing domestic abuse within Scotland. Also welcome calls from friends/family who may be concerned about a loved one. Can support any man (including trans-gender and non-binary people), whether in a mixed-sex or same-sex relationship. The team are all trained and will meet… Read More
Afghanistan’s only family support helpline. 6464 is a toll-free number in Afghanistan that provides phone-based counselling, legal aid and referrals to ground-based social service providers. The Family Helpline call operators have a strong awareness of cultural and religious sensitivity. As trained legal consultants, religious scholars and social workers, the operators… Read More
Information, advice and listening support for Muslim women. Help with a range of concerns including family matters, marriage, domestic abuse, racial harassment, immigration, Shariah, education, employment, finance, housing, health, social isolation and leisure activities suitable for Muslim women. Part of the Muslim Women’s Resource Centre which provides a drop-in centre,… Read More
BSWA provides a free, confidential telephone helpline service to anyone affected by violence against women and children. The Helpline Team can provide emotional support, details for emergency accommodation such as refuge or temporary accommodation, information on community drop-ins across Birmingham and Solihull for face to face support on a range… Read More
Free and confidential helpline providing homelessness advice and support to anyone in England aged 16-25. The Team can also offer advice to people worried about a young person they know. The Centrepoint Helpline can help with issues including sofa surfing, options for when the Council cannot provide support, pregnant women… Read More
Freephone helpline providing support and out of hours emergency on call service for women who experience domestic abuse. Any woman can access support services by telephoning the support line. Can arrange an appointment to meet at offices in Glenrothes or in a safe place. Further support includes refuge accommodation, information… Read More
Confidential helpline offering advice and information, a listening ear, emotional support, signposting and onward referrals to people experiencing or who have experienced domestic violence, rape and/or sexual assault. Callers can still contact the helpline if they do not live in Leicester/shire and the team will aim to signpost. FreeVA can… Read More
Trauma Counselling Line Scotland (TCLS) offers confidential telephone counselling to any adult who experienced abuse as a child. This can include sexual, emotional, physical, psychological, spiritual abuse or neglect. The counselling team are fully trained in this area and both male and female counsellors are available from a range of… Read More
The Hertfordshire Domestic Abuse Helpline is a confidential anonymous support and signposting service for any caller affected by domestic abuse or domestic violence (victims, their friends and families, professional callers and people wanting to change their behaviour towards others). The Helpline offers detailed local, timely referral information, relevant to each… Read More
Confidential domestic abuse helpline run by women for women. The helpline team can provide practical advice, emotional support, information, referral to safe refuge accommodation, telephone counselling and support to any woman (age 16 and over) who is being abused, has been abused or is in fear of being forced into… Read More
24 hour freephone helpline providing support to women with or with out children affected by domestic violence and abuse. Range of support services for women and children including refuges, outreach, drop in children’s services and a pet fostering service. The Team is experienced in working with women from all backgrounds… Read More
Lifeline Aotearoa’s 24/7 helpline offers free, confidential support. Volunteers on the community helplines provide a caring and professional service to a wide range of people in need. The Team deal with many issues including psychological and emotional distress, financial and work issues, marriage and family problems. The Helpline also provide… Read More
The Live Fear Free Helpline is a confidential, freephone support and information service for anyone experiencing domestic or sexual abuse or wanting more information on available support services. Open 24 hours. Welcome calls from anyone experiencing domestic abuse and sexual violence, their friends and family, colleagues or practitioners seeking professional… Read More
Non-judgemental confidential helpline for women in abusive relationships. The Helpline Team can provide information and discuss options. Women can also use the helpline to make individual appointments to meet in the Centre. Further support includes one to one sessions, court accompaniment, schools project and support group.
Confidential free helpline offering support, advice and referral for any victim or domestic and sexual abuse / violence in Northern Ireland. The Helpline will also offer support and advice to those concerned about victims, those with concerns as to whether abuse is occurring and to professionals. Able to provide a… Read More
Free, confidential information on benefit/tax credit entitlement, child maintenance, contact problems, legal issues, housing options, employment, education, childcare. The helpline is available to any lone parent or organisation that works with lone parents in Scotland. Local projects in Dundee, Glasgow, North Lanarkshire and Maddiston, near Falkirk. Flexible Childcare Services in… Read More
Free, legal helpline for women survivors of gender based violence across Scotland, including sexual crimes, domestic abuse, stalking, HBV, trafficking, FGM and forced marriage. Offers information and advice on protective orders, reporting crimes, rights of victims in the justice process, welfare, child contact and residence (following GBV) and access to… Read More
Free confidential helpline for men experiencing domestic abuse. The Team can provide a listening ear, information on services available in the local area, help in developing a personalised safety plan and support in accessing other services and organisations. A 24 hour answerphone service is available when the helpline is closed…. Read More
Helpline providing free and confidential information and support on domestic abuse and forced marriage. The Helpline Team can also provide emotional support, direct callers to Agencies that may be able to help, offer crisis intervention in emergency situations, provide practical solutions on a range of things including safety and planning…. Read More
Provide advice and information for people with a housing problem or who are homeless/about to become homeless. Issues dealt with include housing rights, harassment, illegal eviction, rent and mortgage arrears, disrepair, housing benefit, domestic violence and other issues. Campaigns on housing issues for people who are homeless or badly housed…. Read More
Provides a first point of phone contact via a freephone number for women and girls aged 14+ affected by sexual and domestic violence. Carry out risk assessments and provide immediate and appropriate safety advice with an emphasis on supporting women and girls to make informed choices. Provide ongoing group work… Read More
Free and anonymous helpline service available to women and girls aged 13+ who have experienced any form of sexual violence at any time, recent or non-recent. Offer a safe and non-judgmental space for women, whether already receiving support, awaiting counselling or speaking out for the first time. Further support services… Read More
Provides a freephone 24 hour domestic violence helpline for women in need of emotional support as well as practical information. The helpline is manned by trained professionals and offers the opportunity to speak anonymously and in complete confidence about the experience of abuse. Can also signpost callers to further support… Read More
The helpline offers a listening service to victims and survivors of rape and sexual abuse, and their families, with support and onward referrals if required.
Provide confidential support, information, safety advice, risk assessments and access to all UAVA services for anyone living in Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland affected by or at risk of domestic abuse or sexual violence. UAVA is a consortium of three local specialist providers of domestic abuse and sexual violence services (Women’s… Read More
Sexual violence helpline offering free and confidential emotional support for anyone in London who self identifies as a woman (aged 14+), and has been affected by any form of sexual violence at any time in their lives. Can also provide support and advice to supporters of survivors and professionals working… Read More
Advice Line 0808 801 0660 offering free and confidential information, advice, advocacy and support to anyone who self identifies as a woman (aged 14+) affected by any form of domestic and/or sexual violence and abuse. The Advice Line can also refer or link to any Women and Girls Network services… Read More
Women’s Aid National freephone helpline offers confidential information, support and understanding to women who are being physically, emotionally, financially and sexually abused by boyfriends, husbands and partners. The Helpline can provide support in over 170 languages and has a dedicated text line (087 959 7980) for deaf and hard of… Read More
Provide advice and information to both male and female victims of domestic abuse. Can offer access to various services including access to temporary accommodation at the point of crisis subject to assessment. Further support includes access to counselling, access to various help and support programmes, advocacy services and support to… Read More
Confidential telephone helpline for all men across the UK suffering from domestic abuse by their current or former partner (including same-sex partner) or other family members. The helpline team are trained professionals who have experience of working with men who have suffered domestic abuse. Offering emotional support, information and guidance…. Read More
Galop is an independent charity that provides support and advice to people who experience domestic violence and abuse, sexual violence or hate crime. The helpline provides emotional and practical support for LGBT+ people who are experiencing or have experienced domestic violence and abuse. Domestic abuse is a pattern of controlling… Read More
The Helpline provides information, signposting and emotional support to Jewish women who are experiencing domestic abuse, or who have done in the past. Also provides information and support for family and friends of a woman who they believe is experiencing domestic abuse. Clients signposted via the Helpline may be referred… Read More
National Association for people abused in childhood. Provide support and information for people abused in childhood and runs a national freephone support line for adults, both male and female, who have suffered any type of abuse in childhood. This could be physical, sexual or emotional abuse or neglect. London based… Read More
The NSPCC Helpline is for anyone who has concerns about the welfare of a child. Our helpline service provides support for adults who are worried about a child, advice for parents and carers, consultations with professionals who come into contact with abused children or children at risk of abuse, information… Read More
Confidential listening support service that is non-judgemental to victims and survivors of all forms of domestic abuse. The freephone helpline, email and web-chat services are open to both females and males aged 18 and over. The Team can also signpost to specialist organisations and provide access to counsellors with Islamic… Read More
Freephone 24 Hour Domestic Violence Helpline is a national service for women experiencing domestic violence, their family, friends, colleagues and others calling on their behalf. The Helpline can give support, help and information over the telephone, wherever the caller might be in the country. The Helpline is staffed 24 hours… Read More
Helpline offering information, advice and support to domestic violence perpetrators wishing to address their violence and abuse. Also welcome calls from partners or ex partners wanting to find out what help is available for the perpetrator and from frontline workers.
Helpline offering information, advice and support to male victims of domestic violence in heterosexual or same-sex relationships. Also welcome calls from concerned friends and family members of male victims and from frontline workers.
Confidential helpline providing support to women, men and children affected by domestic abuse. Further support includes refuge accommodation, community support, group work for adults, teenagers and children as well as a therapeutic service. The Elm Foundation also offers a perpetrator programme.
Charity providing help and support to male victims of domestic abuse. The helpline is available for all men across the UK suffering from domestic violence or domestic abuse by a current or former wife or partner (including same-sex partner). Welcome calls from mothers, sisters and friends of male victims seeking… Read More