Click on the link below for a list of local domestic abuse services.
Information taken from Metropolitan Police/ Safer Neighbourhoods:
Domestic violence has unfortunately increased during COVID-19. In the current circumstances, you may not be in a situation where you can speak but you can still call 999.
1. Dial 999
2. Listen to the questions from the operator
3. Respond by coughing or tapping the handset
4. If prompted, press 55 – this lets the 999 operator know it’s a genuine emergency.
National Domestic Violence Helpline Tel: 0808 2000 247 Run in partnership between Women’s Aid & Refuge.
Galop Tel: 0800 999 5428 Emotional and practical support for LGBT people experiencing domestic violence. Email: email@example.com
Mankind Initiative Tel 01823 334244 Support for male victims of domestic abuse and domestic violence. www.mankind.org.uk
Domestic violence Home is not always a safe place. Schools closing could put some children at greater risk of abuse and neglect. If you are worried about a young person, the @NSPCC are here. Call 0808 800 5000 (8am-10pm Mon- Fri/9am-6pm weekends) or email firstname.lastname@example.org at any time.