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National advice and support

Women’s Aid

The key national charity working to women and children.
Freephone 24 hour Helpline: 0808 2000 247
Website: www.womensaid.org.uk
Email: info@womensaid.org.uk

The Hide Out

Women’s Aid linked website that provides children and young people with information to understand domestic abuse and how they can take positive
action if they are experiencing it.
Website: www.thehideout.org.uk

ManKind

The leading charity in the UK for male victims of domestic abuse.
National Helpline: 01823 334244
Website: www.mankind.org.uk

Forced Marriage Unit

Provides advice and support relating to possible forced marriage.
Tel: 020 7008 0151
Email: fmu@fco.gov.uk
Website: www.fco.gov.uk
Forced marriage helpline: 0800 5999 247

This is Abuse

Website for young people experiencing abuse within their own relationships which offers information and advice.
Website: http://thisisabuse.direct.gov.uk/

Men’s advice line

Advice and support for men in abusive relationships.
Freephone: 0808 801 0327
Email: info@mensadviceline.org.uk
Website: www.mensadviceline.org.uk

Broken Rainbow

The leading charity for LGBT People experiencing domestic abuse.
Email: help@broken-rainbow.org.uk
Helpline: 0300 999 5428
Website: www.brokenrainbow.org.uk

Barnardo’s

National charity that aims to transform the lives of vulnerable children, including those affected by domestic abuse.
Tel: 0208 550 8822
Website: www.barnardos.org.uk

Respect

National charity providing information for domestic abuse perpetrators, partners and practitioners.
Tel: 020 7549 0578
Email: info@respect.uk.net
Website: www.respect.uk.net