If you are suffering from or know someone who is a victim of domestic violence then there are a large number of organisations both locally and nationally that can help.


Domestic Violence Helpline

If you have experienced domestic abuse and need support, advice or a place of safety, phone the Derbyshire Domestic Abuse free phone number

0800 0198 668

Or for hard of hearing/deaf text the Derbyshire DA Support Line – 07534617252



The Elm Foundation

The Elm Foundation has been helping people affected by domestic abuse for more than 35 years



Respect Phoneline

Choose to stop: We provide help for domestic violence perpetrators

Choose to stop.

https://respectphoneline.org.uk/   0808 8024 040


We Are The Hourglass

One in six older people are victims of abuse. That’s over 16% of our mothers, fathers, uncles, aunties, grannies, grandads, friends and neighbours.

The Hourglass mission is simple: end the harm, abuse and exploitation of older people in the UK.

https://wearehourglass.org/ – 0808 8088 141


Age UK

Age UK Advice Line: 0800 678 1602



Man Kind

Helping men escape domestic abuse

https://www.mankind.org.uk/   - 01823 334244



Freephone 24-Hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline:

https://www.refuge.org.uk/  - 0808 2000 247


Call Derbyshire

Derbyshire County Council - 01629 533190



Supporting victims of sexual violence

https://www.sv2.org.uk/    01773 746115


Derby City Helpline

0800 085 3481


Womens Work

Providing a lifeline for women who are living in fear, being exploited or being held back from living an independent and healthy life.

http://www.womens-work.org.uk/  01332 242 525


Derby Women’s Centre

Improving the quality of life for women in Derby and Derbyshire

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