Domestic Abuse

Support Agencies

National Contacts

Broken Rainbow

Broken Rainbow offers support for LGBT people experience domestic violence.

08452 604460 http://www.brokenrainbow.org.uk/

Mankind

Information and support for male survivors of rape/sexual abuse

0127 3911680 http://www.mankindcounselling.org.uk/contact.php

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 http://www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk/

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 http://www.respectphoneline.org.uk/

Police emergency (24 hours)

999

Refuge helpline (24 hours)

08705 995443

The Samaritans (24 hours)

For confidential help, support and safe emergency accommodation.

08457 909090 http://www.samaritans.org/

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 http://www.ashianasheffield.org/

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 http://sheffielddact.org.uk/domestic-abuse/

Sheffield Samaritans

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

0114 2767277 http://www.samaritans.org/branches/sheffield-samaritans

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 http://www.southyorks.police.uk/help-and-advice/z-crime-types/domestic-abuse

South Yorkshire Victim Support

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

0300 3031971 https://www.victimsupport.org.uk/what-we-do/local-services/yorkshire-and-humber/south-yorkshire

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 http://www.ywhp.org.uk/

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

https://www.anahproject.org/

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

http://www.apnahaq.org.uk/

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