You Are Not Alone

Monday 4th May 2020

You Are Not Alone

This can be a challenging time for many of us, but particularly for victims and survivors of domestic abuse. Please know help is out there, you are not alone. Here are the best resources available.


If you are in immediate danger call 999.

The National Domestic Violence Helpline numbers National Domestic Violence Helpline

Some useful resources from the local police Domestic Violence Support

Southwark Advocacy Support Service (SASS) – providing support for victims of domestic abuse (16 years and above who are Southwark residents). The service can be contacted by telephone on 020 7539 1290 or by email SASS.southwark@solacewomensaid.cjsm.net

Refuge – providing emergency housing to individuals and their families fleeing domestic abuse. Referrals can be made via the National Domestic Abuse Helpline on 0808 2000 247

Yuva – working with adolescent perpetrators of domestic abuse (11-25 years who are Southwark residents. The service can be contacted by telephone on 020 7928 2322 or by email shem@dvip.org

For general enquires about domestic abuse and available support for other violence against women and girls related issues (including men and boys), the Safer Communities Team can be contacted on 020 7525 4396 or email Sharon.Ogden@southwark.gov.uk.