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Information and Support - Extreme Wives with Kate Humble

If you have been affected by any of the issues raised in Extreme Wives with Kate Humble, there are organisations that can help.

Foreign and Commonwealth Office: FGM

If you have concerns about a girl or young woman who has already been taken abroad, you can contact the Foreign and Commonwealth Office on 020 7008 1500.

Visit the Foreign and Commonwealth Office website

Daughters of Eve

Daughters of Eve offer advice and support to those who have had any form of FGM on medical reversal options, childbirth and how to live as healthily as possible with FGM. They also advise on what you can do to prevent FGM happening to you or someone you know.

Text: 07983 030 488

Visit the Daughters of Eve website

The Foundation for Women's Health, Research and Development (FORWARD)

The Foundation for Women's Health, Research and Development (FORWARD) can provide support, advice and information about accessing specialist health care and counselling for girls and women affected by FGM. Staff are African women who speak English, Arabic and several other African languages.

Phone: 020 8960 4000

Visit the FORWARD website


The NSPCC operates a special helpline for anyone worried about a child being or that a child has been a victim of FGM.

Helpline: 0800 028 3550


Bawso provides services in Wales to people from Minority Ethnic backgrounds who are affected by domestic abuse and other forms of violence, including Forced Marriage, Honour Based Violence, Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and Human Trafficking (male and female).

Phone: 0800 731 8147 (24/7)

Visit the Bawso website