Domestic Abuse

Support Agencies

National Contacts

Broken Rainbow

Broken Rainbow offers support for LGBT people experience domestic violence.

08452 604460


Information and support for male survivors of rape/sexual abuse

0127 3911680

National Domestic Violence Helpline (24 hours)

Offers help and support and safe, emergency and temporary accommodation or outreach services to women and children experiencing domestic violence.

0808 2000247

National helpline for men wanting to change

A confidential and anonymous helpline for anyone concerned about their violence and/or abuse towards a partner or ex-partner.

0808 8024040

Police emergency (24 hours)


Refuge helpline (24 hours)

08705 995443

The Samaritans (24 hours)

For confidential help, support and safe emergency accommodation.

08457 909090

Local Contacts

Ashiana (24 hours)

Offers confidential and culturally specific advice, support and information for Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER) adults, children and young people.

0114 2555740

Sheffield Domestic Abuse Helpline

Available Monday – Friday: 8am – 6pm (not bank holidays)
Provides advice, support and safety for people experiencing domestic and sexual abuse. A service to women, men, children, young people, practitioners and worried family members

0808 8082241

Sheffield Samaritans

Usually available 10am – 10pm
Address: 272 Queens Road, Sheffield, S2 4DL
“If something’s troubling you then get in touch.”

0114 2767277

South Yorkshire Police (24 hours)

Call 999 if you or someone you know is in immediate danger of a Domestic Abuse incident.
Call 101 if you want to report something that has happened or you want to seek advice

999 or 101

South Yorkshire Victim Support

Open Monday – Friday: 8am – 8pm and Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Help and support for local victims.

0300 3031971

Young Womens' Housing Project

A project for young women (16 – 25) who have been affected by sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, or sexual/domestic violence.

0114 2680580

Anah Project

Anah Project provides a linguistically diverse model of support for women experiencing any form of abuse, aiming to educate women on their human rights, increase their confidence and self-esteem and regain their independence.

08459 60 60 11

Apna Haq

A survivor-led organisation with experience in the forms of violence that disproportionately affect BME women, Apna Haq supports a number of BME communities in Rotherham.

01709 519211

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