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

Carers Emergency Card Survey 2022

Adult Care Commissioning is asking DCA to capture carers views on the Derbyshire carers emergency ca...

Read more
Loneliness Awareness Week: 8 Ways to Stay Socialised

  Working as a carer can be extremely rewarding as you provide valuable support and have meanin...

Read more
Men's Health Week

Men’s Health Week   Men's Health Week is an incredibly important time of year. But Men's...

Read more