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Are you frightened, harassed, bullied or threatened in your home?

This is Domestic Abuse

You can get Help and Support

If it is an emergency – ring 999 for the Police

National Domestic Violence Helpline – 08082000 247

For local support and advice:

Wakefield District Abuse Service – ring 0800 915 1561

Samaritans – free telephone support at any time of day or night – on any issue

Ring 116 123 or 01924377011

Well Women – women only centre support and counselling:

Ring 01924 211114

Penny Appeal – free counselling for women

Ring 07480 970097

Men’s Advice Line – free advice for male victims, weekdays 9-5pm

Ring 0808 801 0327

NB You can ask your Health Visitor for help

Ring 01924 310130

BrightSky App
Additionally, there is an app you can download to your Apple or Android phone which looks like a weather forecast, but is actually a domestic abuse help method, for people in danger. The app is called “Brightsky” and there is more information about it on this website here.