In immediate danger call the police on 999.
Otherwise, to access specialist domestic abuse support call Victim Support on 0808 168-9111 or talk via Live Chat.

Help in Medway

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There are a range of support services available across Kent and Medway that can provide advice to individuals experiencing domestic abuse. In addition there are a number of national domestic abuse specialist services that offer 24/7 telephone advice...

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National Domestic Abuse Helpline

The Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline is a national service for women experiencing domestic violence, their family, friends, colleagues and others calling on their behalf.

The Helpline can give support, help and information over the telephone by fully trained helpline support workers and volunteers.

All calls are completely confidential.

Translation facilities for callers whose first language is not English, and a service for callers who are deaf or hard of hearing are available.

We understand it can be difficult to pick up the phone, you can now chat to us online.

Call

0808 2000 247

Website

https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/

Open hours

Monday – Friday: 3pm - 6pm (online chat)

The Hideout

Women’s Aid have created this space to help children and young people understand domestic abuse, and how to take positive action if it’s happening to you.

Young Minds

We’re the UK’s leading charity fighting for children and young people’s mental health.

If you are a parent worried about a child – call the Parents Helpline or access the contact form via the website.

If you are a young person looking for help and support – text the YoungMinds Crisis Messenger for free, 24/7 support across the UK if you are experiencing a mental health crisis.

All texts are answered by trained volunteers, with support from experienced clinical supervisor.

Call

0808 802 5544 (Parents Helpline)

Text YM to 85258 (Young Minds Crisis Messenger)

Website

http://www.youngminds.org.uk

Open hours

Monday to Friday: 9.30am – 4pm (parent helpline)

Respect

The Respect phoneline is an anonymous and confidential helpline for men and women who are harming their partners and families.

We provide specialist advice and guidance to help people change their behaviours and support for those working with domestic abuse perpetrators.

Call

0808 802 4040

Email

Website

https://respectphoneline.org.uk/

Open hours

Telephone & email support
Monday–Friday: 9am-8pm

Email support only
Saturday: 10am–12pm & 4–6pm
Sunday: 10am–12pm & 4–6pm

Webchat
Wednesday: 10–11am & 3–4pm
Thursday: 10–11am & 3–4pm
Friday: 10–11am & 3–4pm

Nour

Nour is a charity which aims to engage the public, and especially the minority muslim communities, to become aware and take action against this silent yet prevalent social injustice – domestic violence.

 

NSPCC (National Child Protection Helpline)

If you’re worried about a child, even if you’re unsure, contact our professional counsellors for help, advice and support.

Call

0808 800 5000

Email

Website

http://www.nspcc.org.uk/helpline

Open hours

Monday to Friday, 9am – 6pm
Weekends, 9am – 4pm

Protection Against Stalking

Protection against Stalking works jointly with relevant agencies to increase awareness of Stalking and Harassment to ensure victims receive all the protection and help they need to rebuild their lives and live free of fear.

In Touch (Part of Family Mosaic)

In Touch provide a range of services for people with support needs across Kent & Medway.  We offer Housing Related Floating Support Services and specialised accommodation based services including, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health, Older People and Young Persons with a baby scheme.

Address

Empire House, Sunderland Quay, Culpeper Close, Rochester, Kent ME2 4HN View map

Jewish Women’s Aid

Jewish Women’s Aid (JWA) is a registered national charity run by Jewish women for Jewish women and their children who have experienced or are experiencing domestic abuse.

Call

0808 801 0500

020 8445 8060

Email

Website

http://www.jwa.org.uk/

Open hours

Monday - Thursday 9.30am - 9.30pm

Address

PO Box 2670, London, N12 9ZE View map

Karma Nirvana

Provide helpline support to victims of Domestic abuse as well as victims and survivors of honour based abuse and forced marriage.
Our support is available to anyone experiencing abuse, regardless of age, gender, sexuality, ethnicity or religion.
Karma Nirvana can provide national support to victims, survivors and professionals through our helpline and online service.
If you require a call back, please select call back on our contact form (via website contact page) with a safe date & time to contact.

Call

0800 5999 247

Email

Website

http://www.karmanirvana.org.uk/

Open hours

Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm

Address

PO BOX 148, Leeds, LS13 9DB View map