Domestic abuse support

In an emergency, always dial 999.

Victim Support
National charity giving free and confidential help to victims of crime, witnesses, their friends and family. Visit Victim Support or call 0808 16 89 111.

Provides support for women and children through a variety of services including refuges, independent advocacy, community outreach projects, culturally specific services and the 24 hour National Domestic Violence Helpline, run in partnership with Women’s Aid. Visit their website or call 0808 2000 247.

National Centre for Domestic Violence
A fast, free emergency injunction service for survivors of domestic violence. Visit their website, call 0800 970 2070, text 60777 or email

A charity working with adults and children experiencing domestic abuse. Visit Hestia, call 020 7378 3100 or email

A charity supporting families experiencing domestic abuse across Windsor & Maidenhead, South Bucks and Slough. Visit their website or call 01753 549865

Herts Sunflower
A service supporting people who have been abused or people who know someone who has been abused. Visit Herts Sunflower or call 08 088 088 088.

Women’s Aid
A grassroots federation working together to provide life-saving services and build a future where domestic violence is not tolerated. They offer a live chat service. Visit their website: Women’s Aid.

Rights of Women
Support and legal advice for women: Rights of Women

Hillingdon Women’s Centre
Providing much-needed services to vulnerable women within the local community. Hillingdon Women’s Centre 

Wycombe Women’s Aid 
A registered charity working in the Wycombe, South Bucks and Chiltern Districts of Buckinghamshire. They work with women and children who are experiencing or trying to escape domestic violence and who are dealing with its effects and consequences. Visit Wycombe Womens Aid or call 01494 461367.

Welwyn Hatfield Women’s Refuge and Support Services
Offer temporary crisis accommodation for women fleeing domestic violence and abuse. Welwyn Hatfield Women’s Refuge or call 01707 373743.

Home Start, Central Beds
Provide vital domestic support services to families with young children in Central Bedfordshire and Luton. Visit their website or call 01582 660661.

Men’s Advice Line and Enquiries
Provides emotional support and practical advice for any male in a heterosexual, gay, bi-sexual or transgender relationship. Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men.

Provides hate crime, domestic abuse and sexual violence support services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans + victims/survivors by telephone, email, text and WhatsApp. Galop