Victim Support support women and men within the borough who experience domestic abuse. We also support children & young people who have witnessed or experienced domestic abuse.
Domestic abuse can be in the form of physical, sexual, psychological, emotional and financial abuse. We believe everyone has the right to a life free from violence. The team are there to support you, so don’t hesitate to contact them on the number listed below.
If you are in immediate danger call 999, otherwise contact the Independent Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocacy Service for support on 020 8591 3498.
If out of hours, you can call 07788 219 023 or the freephone 24 hour National Domestic Violence helpline run in partnership with Refuge and Women’s Aid on 0808 2000247
In addition – if you’ve been affected by crime, call the East London Victim Assessment and Referral Service on freephone 0808 168 9291, then dial 2.
You can also contact your local victim care team in East London on 0203 910 9040.
Lines are open 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can contact us via live chat – our normal operating hours are from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.
If you need support outside of our open hours, call our Supportline for free on 08 08 16 89 111 or request support via our website.
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