Organisations for advice and support

This is a work in progress. Please get in touch if you’d like to see other organisations and resources added.

If it’s an emergency: call 999

Access to legal advice

Find a Solicitor – The Law Society

Advocate: Finding free legal help from barristers (

Centre for Women’s Justice (

Rights of Women – Helping Women Through The LawRights of Women | helping women through the law

Coram Children’s Legal Centre – Home (

Home – Centre for Military Justice

Support after crime

Home – Victim Support

Domestic Violence and Abuse – Free 24/7 National Domestic Violence Helpline 0808 2000 247

Home – Women’s Aid (

Welsh Women’s Aid | Working to end violence against women (

Scottish Women’s Aid | Changing attitudes, changing lives. (

Women’s Aid – Domestic violence service in Ireland (


Karma Nirvana

Refuge Against Domestic Violence – Help for women & children.

Galop – the LGBT+ anti-abuse charity – Galop has provided advice, support, research and lobbying around the issues of LGBT+ policing for over 30 years.

Southall Black Sisters – Southall Black Sisters

Domestic Abuse Services | Sistah Space (Sanctuary) | London, England

Asian Women’s Resource Centre (AWRC) | Women’s services Brent | Welfare advice Brent | Women’s services Brent (

Home – NIA | Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (

Surviving Economic Abuse: Transforming responses to economic abuse

Supporting the lives of people with learning disabilities and autism / Respond

Sexual Violence and Abuse

Home | Rape Crisis England & Wales | Rape Crisis England & Wales

Rape Crisis Scotland | Working to end sexual violence

homepage – Rape Crisis Network Ireland (

Home – Women Against Rape

Stalking and Harassment

National Stalking Helpline | Suzy Lamplugh Trust

Paladin National Stalking Advocacy Service – Who We Are (

Child Abuse

NSPCC | The UK children’s charity | NSPCC

Childline | Childline

NAPAC – Supporting Recovery From Childhood Abuse

General and Mental Health Needs

The NHS website – NHS (

Home | Mind, the mental health charity – help for mental health problems

The UK’s Eating Disorder Charity – Beat (

Self Injury Support

YoungMinds | Mental Health Charity For Children And Young People | YoungMinds

Are you feeling suicidal?

Call your GP, phone NHS 111, or dial 999 in an emergency.

Samaritans | Every life lost to suicide is a tragedy | Here to listen

Papyrus UK Suicide Prevention | Prevention of Young Suicide (

Suicide: Read This First (

Suicide Prevention – Find Help Now – Grassroots (

Bereavement Support

Help is at Hand.pdf (

Home – AAFDA

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide – Overcoming the isolation of people bereaved by suicide (