Useful Links

Freephone 24 hour Domestic Violence helpline – 0808 8000340
Textphone – 0808 8000341

Contact details for organisations working in Nottinghamshire to support and advise victims of domestic violence can be found by downloading this Domestic Violence and Abuse Information Card here. Copies of this card can also be found in police stations, medical centres, council buildings and at domestic violence support organisations around Nottinghamshire. The cards are printed on very thin glossy paper so they can be rolled up and hidden from your abuser.


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The Hideout

The Hideout

This is a website to help children and young people to understand domestic abuse, and gives information about how to take positive action if it’s happening to you.



ChildLine is a counselling service for children and young people. Their website tells you how to get help and advice with a wide range of issues.
Telephone: 0800 11 11

Respect Not Fear

Respect Not Fear

NDVF’s website for younger people offers help, advice and links to support.

Womens Aid Integrated Services

Women’s Aid Integrated Services

WAIS is a free, confidential and independent organisation run by women for women and their children who have experienced domestic abuse. With over 30 years’ experience, they are passionate about helping women to stay safe, change their lives and strengthen their families. Working mainly in Nottinghamshire, services range from a 24-hour freephone helpline to dealing with the highest risk survivors or domestic abuse and supporting them through the criminal justice system.

Telephone: 0115 9475257

Nottinghamshire Womens Aid

Nottinghamshire Women’s Aid

Provides an extensive range of services for women, young people and children in Nottinghamshire.

Telephone: 01909 533610

Victim Support

Victim Support

A national charity giving free and confidential help to victims of crime, witnesses, their family, friends and anyone else affected across England and Wales. It also speaks out as a national voice for victims and witnesses and campaign for change.

Newark Womens Aid

Newark Women’s Aid

Newark Women’s Aid provides safe accommodation, with associated support services, for women with or without children, who are living with or have experienced any form of physical, sexual, emotional, psychological or economic abuse.

Newark & Sherwood Women’s Aid Refuge – 01636 679687

Womens Aid

Women’s Aid

Women’s Aid is a national domestic violence charity that helps up to 250,000 women and children every year. They work to end violence against women and children, and support over 500 domestic and sexual violence services across the country.

Midlands Womens Aid

Midlands Women’s Aid

A registered charity, based in Nottinghamshire, that has given refuge, advice and support to thousands of women and children since 1976. Its Refuge can offer accommodation for up to seven women, with or without children.
Telephone: 0115 9257647

Broxtowe Womens Project

Broxtowe Women’s Project

The project challenges domestic violence and abuse by increasing society’s awareness of violent and abusive behaviour and offers support to all women experiencing domestic violence in the Broxtowe borough.
Telephone: 01773 718555
Helpline (10am-1pm, Mon-Fri) – 01773 719111

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