Organisations that can help

Wales Domestic Abuse Helpline

Wales Domestic Abuse Helpline is a confidential free support and information service for women, children and men in Wales who are experiencing or who have experienced domestic abuse and or sexual abuse and violence.
0808 8010800

Welsh Women’s Aid

WWA is the national umbrella organisation representing local Women’s Aid Groups situated throughout Wales. Our member groups provide direct services for women and children who have experienced or are experiencing domestic abuse.

Live Fear Free

Violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence affects people from all walks of life and from all cultural, social and ethnic backgrounds. It affects the well off as much as the poor, those in work and those out of work, the young and the old, in all parts of Wales.


Refuge provide information, support and practical help 24-hours a day to women experiencing domestic violence. They can refer women and children to refuges throughout the UK to enable them to escape domestic abuse.
Telepho0808 808 9999

Action on Elder Abuse

Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) is a specialist organisation that operates across the four nations of the United Kingdom.
08088 088141


Gorwel supports victims of domestic violence, homeless people and older people.
0300 111 212


BAWSO is an all Wales, voluntary organisation providing specialist services to black and ethnic minority women and children who are suffering domestic abuse. It is affiliated to Welsh Women’s Aid and works in partnership with other women’s aid organisations.
0800 7318147 (24 hr helpline)

Men’s Aid

Help and support for men who suffer abuse.
0333 567 0556

Men’s Advice Line

The Men’s Advice Line is a confidential freephone helpline for all men experiencing domestic violence and abuse by a current or ex-partner. They provide emotional support and practical advice, and can give you details of specialist services that can give you advice on legal, housing, child contact, mental health and other issues.
0808 801 0327

Broken Rainbow

A helpline for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people experiencing domestic violence.
08452 60 44 60 (Mon 2pm – 8pm, Wed 10am – 1pm & Thurs 2 to 8pm).


Respect is the UK membership organisation for work with domestic violence perpetrators looking for help to stop, male victims of domestic violence and young people’s violence in close relationships.
0808 802 4040

National Centre for Domestic Violence

The National Centre for Domestic Violence helps people get protection from their abuser. They provide free legal support to all survivors of domestic violence, for example by helping individuals get injunctions from their local court.
0800 970 2070

Victim Support

Victim Support (VS) is an independent charity dedicated to supporting victims of crime and traumatic incidents, providing specialist help to support people to cope and recover to the point where they feel they are back on track with their lives.
0808 162 9111


A UK based charity that supports male and female survivors of rape and sexual abuse of all ages.
0808 802 0808

Living Without Abuse

Living Without Abuse believes that all people have the right to live safely and without fear of violence and abuse. They provide support to anyone experiencing or fearing violence or abuse from a partner, ex-partner or family member.
0808 80 200 28


A helpline which provides confidential emotional support to children, young people and adults on any issue including domestic violence.

01708 765200

The Dyn Project

A helpline providing support to men who are experiencing domestic abuse in Wales.
0808 801 0321