Domestic abuse support - Local Provision:
Solace Womens aid:
Duty line currently operating Monday to Friday 9am – 6pm – 0203 795 5068 and their e-mail is email@example.com. They are not currently carrying out face to face visits but are providing support over the phone.
Enfield Saheli are proving telephone advice and counselling over the phone. They can be contact via phone or e-mail. 020 8373 6218 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
They have also joined up with other organisations in delivering hot meals and shopping to vulnerable women who are elderly and frail.
Enfield Women’s Centre (EWC)
EWC are currently providing support over the phone. They are looking to run the freedom program where its safe to do so via zoom (more details to follow when it is up and running)
They can be contacted via their number: 0208 638 6941
We currently have IDVA support for DA victims in the borough but the direct numbers for the IDVA’s are not for public use. Referrals and phone calls being made by professionals are being accepted.
National helpline numbers:
National Domestic Violence Helpline number: 0808 200 247 – Via this helpline you will be able to access free advice and available spaces at refuge across UK.
Galop: Galop run a national LGBT Domestic abuse line on Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm. On Wednesday and Thursdays, they run their telephones lines until 8pm. They can be contacted on: 0800 999 5428
Respect is an advice line to support male victims of domestic abuse. They offer an advice line: 0808 801 0327.
Victim Support: Victim support also run a national number for all to access for advice and support: 0330 021 6111
Solace: Solace have a number which can be accessed by all for advice and support: 0808 802 5565. This advice line operates on Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm. Additional 6pm - 8pm on Tuesdays.
Solace also have a rape crisis helpline: 0808 801 0305. This advice line operates Monday & Friday 10am - 2pm, Tuesday 10am - 1pm, 6pm - 8pm, Wednesday & Thursday 1pm - 5pm
Online support available to all:
Womens aid are currently running a online support service via the web link https://chat.womensaid.org.uk/ - Open Monday to Friday 10am – 12pm
Women’s aid also has other online material which can be accessed via their website - https://www.womensaid.org.uk/
Refuge have an online national website where there is a lot of support for victims of DA including online chats. - https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/
Respect is an advice line to support male victims of domestic abuse. They also run a web chat on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10am – 11am and 3pm – 4pm. This can be accessed via the website https://mensadviceline.org.uk/
Currently Refuge’s are still in operation and can be accessed via the National Domestic Violence Helpline.