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National Domestic Violence Helpline Freephone Helpline, 0808 2000 247

Galop – for members of the LGBT+ community Galop runs the National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse helpline. Telephone: 0800 999 5428 Email: [email protected]

SupportLine: provide telephone helpline and email counselling service.

Women’s aid provide survivors forum, a live chat Monday to Friday 10- 12pm and emails

Respect – Men’s advice line – 0808 801 0327

Mankind provide a confidential helpline for male vicitms of domestic abuse Monday to Friday 10am- 4pm

Safelives: provides research, training and support to frontline domestic abuse services and professionals 

National Centre for Domestic Violence (NCDV): Provides free and fast emergency injunction advice to individuals experiencing domestic abuse

Suzy Lamplugh Trust: National Stalking Helpline 

Home Office:  Coronavirus (COVID-19): support for victims of domestic abuse

Department for Education: Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for children’s social care services

Rape Crisis England and Wales Rape Crisis Centres provide specialist support and services for survivors of sexual violence, whether it happened recently or a long time ago. Tel : 0808 802 9999

Men’s Advice Line is a confidential helpline for male victims of domestic abuse and those supporting them. Telephone: 0808 801 0327

Survivors UK offer support for all men but are very inclusive of trans and non-binary people as well.

Support if you are worried about hurting someone

If you are concerned that you or someone you know may be an abuser, there is support available. Respect is an anonymous and confidential helpline for men and women who are harming their partners and families. The helpline also takes calls from (ex)partners, friends and relatives who are concerned about perpetrators.

Telephone: 0808 802 4040

Useful Apps /info for victims

Hollie Gazzard Trust: Free downloadable personal safety app available

BrigthtSky App Free downloadable app: providing support and information for anyone experiencing domestic abuse, or someone concerned about a friend or family member. In addition, the app is available for use by employers and service providers.