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Standing Together Against Domestic Violence does not directly support or advise survivors or perpetrators of domestic abuse.

If you are in immediate danger, please call 999 and ask for the police.

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If you are experiencing domestic abuse, you are not alone. You can contact the following helplines for information and advice. Calls are free. Unless otherwise specified, these helplines are operated 24 hours a day.  

National Domestic Violence Helpline
0808 2000 247

Northern Ireland
Domestic & Sexual Violence Helpline
0808 802 1414

National Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline
0800 027 1234

Live Fear Free Helpline
0808 8010 800

National LGBT Domestic Abuse Helpline
0800 999 5428
10:00–20:00 Monday
10:00–17:00 Tuesday (13:00–17:00 Tuesday is a trans specific service)
10:00–17:00 Wednesday
10:00–20:00 Thursday
13:00–17:00 Friday

If you are concerned about your violence and/or abuse towards a partner or ex-partner you can contact the following helpline for advice, information and support to stop:

Respect Phoneline
0808 802 4040
09:00–17:00 Monday–Friday