Domestic abuse support (general)

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Women's Aid

Emergency shelter for abused women

Find refuge through the Women’s Aid directory.
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Chayn

Online resource hub for women facing abuse

Provides women experiencing abuse with open and free multi-lingual resources on online safety, mental wellbeing, law and finance.

MWNUK Helpline

Help for Muslim women facing abuse and other issues

Helping Muslim women and girls experiencing inequality, abuse, injustice, discrimination, sexual exploitation and more. Helpline available weekdays 10am – 4pm. Textline also available.

Nexus NI

24hour domestic abuse helpline in Northern Ireland

Helps those affected by sexual abuse across Northern Ireland through one-to-one counselling support and a 24hour helpline.

Live Fear Free

Support for sexual or domestic violence in Wales

For those affected by domestic abuse/sexual violence and colleagues/practitioners seeking professional advice. 24/7 support. Call the helpline text 07860077333 or chat online.

IKWRO

Support for middle eastern women facing abuse

Supports Middle Eastern women and girls living in the UK facing ‘honour’ based violence, domestic abuse, forced marriage or female genital mutilation.

Karma Nirvana

Honour-based abuse and forced marriage support

Supports victims of honour-based abuse and forced marriage. Whether you are at risk or are concerned for someone that is, they offer to listen and help.

Hestia

Abusive relationship advice app

Bright Sky is an app providing support information and signposting for anyone who may be in an abusive relationship, or those concerned about someone they know.

Galop

National LGBT domestic abuse helpline

Emotional and practical support for LGBT people experiencing domestic abuse. Abuse isn’t always physical- it can be psychological emotional financial and sexual too.

Women's Aid

Support for domestic abuse

Working to end domestic abuse against women and children.

Abused Men in Scotland - AMIS

Support for men experiencing domestic abuse in Scotland

Helpline open Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Support for men and those who do not identify as women affected by domestic abuse. Visit the website to learn more about domestic abuse.

National Domestic Abuse Helpline

Helpline and support for domestic abuse victims

24 hour helpline that provides support and advise to women suffering from domestic violence and referring them to emergency accommodation.

LGBT Foundation

Support for LGBT domestic abuse sufferers

Offers one to one support in areas such as safety planning, power and control, healthy relationships boundaries, consent, housing, health and wellbeing and assertive communication.

LAWA

Latin American women’s aid – advice and support

Supports Latin American and other minority ethnic women that have experienced gender-based violence, domestic abuse, forced prostitution or trafficking.

SHARAN

Support for South Asian women

Helps you find support for issues such as cultural conflict, family breakdown, disownment, forced marriage and or intercourse domestic and or honour-based violence.

Bright Sky by Hestia

An app to aid people facing domestic violence

Bright Sky is an app provided by Hestia that aims to give information and tools for people who are, or know someone in an abusive relationship or facing domestic violence.

NCDV

Obtain free emergency injunction

Free support to obtain an emergency injunction within 24 hours from when you first contact. Service available to everyone.

Refuge

Domestic abuse support for women and kids

Refuge supports women and children who experience violence and abuse. Although it may feel impossible now they can support you to rebuild your life free from violence and fear.

The Mankind Initiative

Domestic abuse helpline for men

Confidential helpline available for all men across the UK suffering from domestic violence or domestic abuse by their current or former wife or partner (including same-sex). Weekdays 10am to 4pm.

Southall Black Sisters

Black and minority ethnic domestic abuse support

Helps women and children escape violence and abuse, and offers practical help and advice.

Respect

Domestic abuse helpline and email for men

Confidential helpline for men experiencing domestic violence from a partner or ex-partner (or from other family members).

Scottish Women's Aid

Domestic abuse support in Scotland

Scottish Women’s Aid offers a 24/7 domestic abuse and forced marriage helpline and lots of online information and advice.

The Hide Out

Domestic violence resource for young people

Space to help children and young people to understand domestic abuse.

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