National Helpline Numbers
These numbers are if you are phoning from the UK - if you are in France, please dial 0033 and omit the 0 before the numbers given.
 
Women’s Aid National Domestic Violence Helpline 0345 023 468 Nationwide, 10am–5pm Mon–Fri, also weekends from July 1999. Advice and telephone support provided by highly trained staff and volunteers backed up by a wide range of leaflets and other resources
Accord Catholic Mediation Counselling Services 028 9023 3002  
Action Against Abuse of Women and Girls 01243 785948  
Careline 0181 514 1177  
Childline 0800 1111  
Chinese Information and Advice Centre (CIAC) 020 7692 3697 The Chinese Women Domestic Violence Project at the Chinese Information & Advice Centre (CIAC) in Central London is developing its Outreach Project to support Chinese sufferers of DV. Email: teng@ciac.co.uk
Christian Family Concern 020 8688 0251  
Divorce, Mediation & Counselling Services 020 7730 2422  
Everyman Project 020 7737 6747 Counselling, support and advice to men who are violent or concerned about their violence, and anyone affected by that violence.
Families Anonymous 0800 735 0671  
Family Service Units 020 7428 5405  
Freecall Message Home 0500 700740  
Kiran - Asian Women's Aid 020 8558 1986 Advice, support, refuge for Asian women, and women from other cultures e.g. Turkey, Iran, Morocco, Malaysia etc.
man2man 0208 698 9649 Abuse Help Line for male victims only, 7 days per week, 365 days per year. Emergencies only after 10 pm.
Men's Advice Line and Enquiries 020 8 644 9914 Information, support and advice to men experiencing domestic violence. Open from 9am to 10pm, Monday and Wednesday (answerphone at other times). Local projects for men are available in some areas.
National Council for One Parent Families 0800 018 5026
020 7 428 5400
Both numbers operate Mon-Fri 9.15 to 5.15.
Runs an information service for lone parents, other organizations, local authorities and the media
 
National Domestic Violence Helpline 08457 023468  
NSPCC 0800 800500 Free, confidential service for anyone concerned about children at risk offers counselling, information and advice.
Panahghar 01203 228952 Help for Asian women experiencing Domestic Violence
The Pink Practice 07005 968 111 A counselling and psychotherapy practice for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in Leeds and London. Lines open Mon-Thur 9am-7pm.
Rape/Indecent Assault Crisis Counselling 0800 735 0567  
Refuge’s 24-hour National Crisis Line 0990 995 443 National crisis line, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year which provides advice and support to those experiencing domestic violence and refers women and children on to the 250 refuges nationwide.
Relate 01788 573241
0870 6012121
112 local Relate centres provide couple counselling for those with relationship problems, and psychosexual therapy, and relationship and family education.
Samaritans 08457 909090  
Shelterline 0808 800 4444 Emergency access to refuge services.
Survivors (Swindon) 01793 878316 Telephone helpline for adult (17+) male survivors of child sexual abuse and adult rape. Answerphone messages are returned as soon as possible.
The Muslim Women's Helpline 0181 9048193
0181 9086715
 
UK Insolvency Helpline 0800 074 6918 Free & confidential advice on finance and debts. Monday to Saturday 9am - 9pm (Sundays 9.30am - 1pm & 24 hour answerphone)
Women with Learning Disabilities 0181 522 0675  
Womens Refuge 0800 735 6836  
Victim Supportline 0845 30 30 900 Nationwide lo-call service, 9am–9pm Mon–Fri, 9am–7pm weekends and bank holidays from 9am–5pm; Provides information and support to victims of all reported and unreported crime, including sexual crimes, racial harassment and domestic violence
Victim Support's Male Helpline 0800 328 3623 Freephone number for men, 12 noon to 2 pm, Mon to Fri

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