Are you about to hurt someone?

If you are concerned about your behaviour and feel you may be about to hurt someone please contact The Respect Phoneline: Telephone:  0808 802 4040 The Respect Phoneline is a confidential ... [continue] Are you about to hurt someone?

Bright Sky

Bright Sky is a free to download mobile app providing support and information to anyone who may be in an abusive relationship, or those concerned about someone they know. Available ... [continue] Bright Sky

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and abuse

Social isolation can increase stress at home, impacting on you and your family’s well-being. Your GP practice is here to help you. Contact your GP: Contact the Practice Government Support Website: ... [continue] Coronavirus (COVID-19) and abuse

Cover your tracks online

If you are worried that someone may find out which websites you have visited, there are ways to cover your tracks online. Website:

Domestic abuse aware practice

The staff in your GP practice are trained to ask about domestic abuse and specialist workers are available to support you. Your practice is an ‘IRIS’ practice. You can talk to ... [continue] Domestic abuse aware practice

Economic Abuse – restricting and controlling money

If a current or former partner has interfered with your money or other economic resources in some way to limit your choices, this information is for you. It may support ... [continue] Economic Abuse – restricting and controlling money

Greater Manchester Domestic Abuse Helpline

The Helpline is confidential and you do not have to give your name. The Domestic Abuse Helpline is a safe space for you to talk through what is going on ... [continue] Greater Manchester Domestic Abuse Helpline

Greater Manchester End The Fear

Help, support and advice for anybody who is experiencing domestic or sexual violence. Support also for people who know someone who may be being abused. We want to encourage victims ... [continue] Greater Manchester End The Fear

Manchester Women’s Aid

Manchester Women’s Aid provides services so that domestic abuse survivors can live a life free from the fear of domestic violence and abuse. We provide safe and confidential temporary accommodation, ... [continue] Manchester Women’s Aid

National domestic abuse helpline

This is a 24 hour National domestic abuse helpline. Telephone: 0800 2000 247 Website:

National LGBT domestic abuse helpline

Galop gives advice and support to people who have experienced biphobia, homophobia, transphobia, sexual violence or domestic abuse. Telephone: 0800 999 5428 Contact online:

Saheli Asian Women’s Project

A specialist service in Manchester, dedicated to serving the particular needs that Asian women and their families face. Thousands of women over the years have had a chance to leave ... [continue] Saheli Asian Women’s Project

Silent Solutions Police

In an emergency call 999 for the police. If you cannot safely speak to the operator to ask for the Police, stay on the line and the call will be forwarded to ... [continue] Silent Solutions Police

Urdu and Punjabi helpline

A dedicated, confidential service in Urdu or Punjabi provided as part of the Greater Manchester Domestic Abuse Helpline for anyone experiencing or has experienced domestic abuse. Urdu/Punjabi Helpline: 0161 636 7525 (Mon-Tue ... [continue] Urdu and Punjabi helpline

Date published: 4th December, 2020
Date last updated: 5th December, 2022