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Domestic Abuse support

Domestic Abuse Support

Domestic Abuse Support Lines

What to do if you need urgent help through the 999 service but can’t speak

Please see below the silent solution guide which will ensure you get urgent help when you are unable to speak.

Silent Solution Guide

How to contact the 999 emergency services by text if you cannot make voice calls

Below is a guide which gives more information on the emergency SMS service.

Emergency SMS guide

National Centre for Domestic Violence

0207 186 8270

Derbyshire Domestic Abuse Services

If you or anyone you know is affected by domestic abuse contact the Derbyshire Domestic Abuse Support Line;

  • Ring 08000 198 668
  • Text 07534 617252
  • Email derbyshiredahelpline@theelmfoundation.org.uk

Derbyshire Domestic Abuse Services Poster

Domestic Violence Helpline

0808 2000 247

Respect (Domestic Violence Helpline)

0808 802 4040

Men’s Advice Line

0808 8010327

The Men’s Advice Line website has information and advice on what to do if you are being abused.

NSPCC helpline

0808 800 5000

Open 24/7.

Action on Elder Abuse

0808 808 8141

Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.

Mind helpline

0300 123 3393

Monday to Friday 9am-6pm.

Juno Women’s Aid

Juno Women’s Aid is a free confidential service to support women and children who have, or are, experiencing domestic abuse. The Juno website offers information and advice, they also have a 24 hour helpline on 0808 800 0340.

National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

0800 999 5428

SV2

SV2 support victims of sexual violence, they have help, support and online resources on the SV2 website.

They also have an advice line on 01773 746115 (open 7 days a week 8am to 5pm).

SV2 support all ages and genders.

SV2 poster

Childline

Childline have information on the Childline website for children on domestic abuse and what to do if you feel unsafe at home.

Childline also has a support line on 0800 1111.

Victim support

0808 168 9111.

Open 24/7.

Samaritans

116 123

Open 24/7.