Get help from domestic or sexual violence

Additional National and Pan-London Resources

The Police: 

  • Available 24/7
  • Emergency – 999
  • Non-emergency – 101

Refuge National Domestic Abuse Helpline

  • Available 24/7
  • 08082000247

Women’s Aid Live Chat:  

  • If it’s unsafe or you’re unable to speak on the phone, the online chat operates from 10am- 12pm Monday to Friday (two hours daily) 

GALOP LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline (London): 

  • Available Monday to Friday 10am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-4pm
  • 02077042040

Women and Girls Network Advice Line

  • Available Monday to Friday 10am-4pm and on Wednesdays from 6pm-9pm 
  • 08088010660

Women and Girls Network Sexual Violence Helpline

  • Available Monday to Friday 10am -12:30pm and 2:30-4pm and on Wednesdays from 6pm to 9pm
  • 08088010770

South London Rape Crisis

  • 0808 802 999
  • 12- 2:30pm daily and 7 - 9:30pm daily 

Support to change abusive behavior

Stresses caused by Coronavirus are not an excuse for domestic abuse – abusing a partner, ex-partner or family member is always a choice.

  • The Respect Phoneline can help those who perpetrate abuse change their behaviour and is operating as usual. Call 0808 802 4040

Additional Resources

Last Modified: 22/03/2023 09:43:02