Resources

National DV Helpline: 0808 2000 247

Runs 24/7 and will connect you to your local domestic abuse organisation

and give you access to emergency accommodation.

Samaritans: www.samaritans.org for 100% confidential support

For information about domestic abuse:

Women’s Aid: www.womensaid.org.uk

Refuge: www.refuge.org.uk

Rights of Women Organisation: www.rightsofwomen.org.uk (also provides information on divorce and your legal rights)

Forced Marriage Unit: for anyone worried about a UK citizen stranded abroad by their abuser or if you’re worried about forced marriage: +44 (0) 20 7008 0151 

Respect Organisation: for people worried about their own abusive behaviour: www.respect.uk.net

Surviving Economic Abuse: for information and guidance on economic abuse: www.survivingeconomicabuse.org 

Re-Unite: for parents whose children have been taken abroad without their consent: reunite@dircon.co.uk

NSPCC to report concerns about the abuse of a child: www.nspcc.org.uk