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: for 100% confidential support

For information about domestic abuse:

Women’s Aid:


Rights of Women Organisation: (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:

Surviving Economic Abuse: for information and guidance on economic abuse: 

Re-Unite: for parents whose children have been taken abroad without their consent:

NSPCC to report concerns about the abuse of a child: