Women's Aid is the national domestic violence charity which supports over 250,000 women and children every year. If you need information or support, you can go to the Women's Aid site to visit the Survivor's Handbook and to find your local service, or you can call the National Domestic Violence Helpline (run by Women's Aid and Refuge)
The Freephone 24 hour National Domestic Violence Helpline, run in partnership between Women's Aid and Refuge, is a national service for women experiencing domestic violence, their family, friends, colleagues and others calling on their behalf.
Contact the helpline in confidence on 0808 2000 247
The 24 hour Scottish Domestic Abuse Helpline exists for anyone based in Scotland who needs to talk to someone in confidence. The Freephone number does not appear on itemised phone bills and they can put you in touch with local services like Women's Aid, or your housing department. Helpline volunteers are all women who have received specialist training.
Helpline: 0800 027 1234
The All Wales Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Helpline is a confidential, freephone sign posting and information service for anyone experiencing domestic abuse and/or sexual violence or wanting more information on available support services.
Phone: 0808 80 10 800, 24 hours a day,
Women's Aid Federation Northern Ireland is open to anyone affected by domestic violence.
Call the 24 hour Domestic Violence helpline on 0800 917 1414
Respect provides confidential help and advice for domestic violence perpetrators (male, female, in heterosexual or same-sex relationships).
They offer information and advice to help domestic violence perpetrators stop their violence and change their abusive behaviours.
Phone: 0808 802 4040
The Hideout is a website created by Women’s Aid to help children and young people to understand domestic abuse and how to take positive action if it's happening to them.
The Men's Advice Line offers freephone advice for men experiencing domestic violence, including men in heterosexual or same-sex relationships. Phone: 0808 801 0327