Disabilities Resources in UK

Broken Rainbow
08452 604460
www.broken-rainbow.org.uk
This service provides support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people who are experiencing domestic violence. The national helpline offers a UK wide confidential service giving information, support and advice on legal and housing options, safety and home security and will make referrals to other services as appropriate.

Domestic Abuse Safety Unit
01244 830436
Helpline – 08088010800
www.domesticabusesafetyunit.net
This is an organisation for women and children suffering with domestic abuse. Confidential and can offer crisis accommodation, advocacy and support.

Jewish Women’s Aid
0800 591203
This is a free, national and confidential helpline. It provides refuge and/or support to women and their children, who suffer from domestic violence.

M.A.L.E.
0845 0646800
It stands for Men’s Advice Line and Enquiries. It provides information and support confidentially to male victims of domestic violence in a heterosexual, gay, bi-sexual or transgender relationship.

Rights of Women, sexual violence legal advice line
020 7251 8887
www.rightsofwomen.org.uk
This service provides information and free legal advice for women.

RISE (formerly Women’s Refuge)
01273 622 822
www.riseuk.org.uk
Provides support for women, children and young people living with the effects of domestic abuse.

Seren
01239 711772
This service is for victims of sexual abuse based in Newcastle.

Wales Domestic Abuse Helpline
0808 8010800

Women’s Aid
0808 2000 247
www.womensaid.org.uk
Women’s Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children.