If you are in immediate danger, please call the police on 999
Rights of Women
Advice lines providing free and confidential legal advice to women on family law, criminal law, immigration and asylum. See website for more details and opening times.
The Centre for Criminal Appeals
Have you received an unfair sentence? The Centre for Criminal Appeals is a charity law firm that may be able to help.
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN HELPLINES:
National Domestic Violence Helpline
The 24hr freephone National Domestic Violence Helpline (run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge) is available on 0808 2000 247 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The helpline is answered by fully trained female support workers and volunteers, who will answer your call in confidence. All calls to the domestic violence helpline are free from mobiles and landlines. We can support survivors of domestic abuse, friends and families, and professionals who are in contact with domestic violence survivors.
Women's Aid is a grassroots federation working together to provide life-saving services and
build a future where domestic violence is not tolerated
Rape Crisis Helpline - T:0808 802 9999
Rape Crisis England & Wales is a feminist organisation that exists to promote the needs and rights of women and girls who have experienced sexual violence, to improve services to them and to work towards the elimination of sexual violence. It is s a national charity and the umbrella body for our network of independent member Rape Crisis Centres
LGBT Domestic Violence Helpline
T: 020 7704 2040 (London) 0800 999 5428 (National)
The national Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* (LGBT) Domestic Violence Helpline run by Galop, the leading LGBT anti-violence and abuse charity. Galop has been working for 33 years to support LGBT victims of abuse, violence and discrimination through a variety of services, including a helpline and as the lead partner of The Domestic Abuse Partnership which is the only specialist multi-agency community response to LGBT Domestic abuse.
Southall Black Sisters - T: 0208 571 0800
Holistic services BME women. Providing general and specialist advice on issues such as domestic violence, forced marriage, honour killings and their intersection with immigration and asylum matters, welfare rights, homelessness and poverty.
Paladin National Stalking Advocacy Service -
T: 020 3866 4107
Paladin is a trauma-informed service established to assist high risk victims of stalking in England and Wales. Their unique team of accredited Independent Stalking Advocacy Caseworkers (ISACs) ensure that high risk victims of stalking are supported and that a coordinated community response is developed locally to keep victims and their children safe.
National Stalking Helpline - T: 0808 802 0300
The National Stalking Helpline is run by Suzy Lamplugh Trust and gives support and advice to victims of stalking
Surviving Economic Abuse
A UK charity raising awareness of economic abuse and committed to building the capacity of those who come into contact with victims and survivors of economic abuse to respond.
We do this through sharing expert knowledge and developing useful tools and resources. We work with partner organisations to implement innovative responses. We also identify and share best practice and research.