Abuse

West Midlands Police Domestic Abuse support

Domestic abuse is any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive or threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who have been intimate partners or family members, regardless of sexuality.

Website: www.west-midlands.police.uk

Birmingham LGBT Domestic Abuse Service

Birmingham LGBT Domestic Abuse Service’s vision is a vibrant, diverse lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community in Birmingham, UK in which individuals can realise their full potential and have equal access to what the city has to offer.

Telephone: 0121 643 0821

Website: www.blgbt.org

Email: hello@blgbt.org

The Men’s Advice Line

If you are a boy who is experiencing abuse, or have in the past, you can speak to trained advisors who provide support specifically for men experiencing violence from their partners, and who can offer you emotional support and practical advice.

Telephone: 0808 8010327

Website: www.mensadviceline.org.uk

Email: info@mensadviceline.org.uk

Birmingham and Solihull Women’s Aid Domestic Abuse Helpline

Birmingham and Solihull Women’s Aid Domestic Abuse Helpline supports women and children affected by domestic violence and abuse.

Telephone: 0808 800 0028

Website: www.bswaid.org

Email: info@bswaid.org

Rape Crisis

If you are a girl who has experienced rape, sexual abuse or sexual assault you can get help, information and support from trained female support workers via their helpline. They will be able to tell you details of your nearest support services. They also provide information for partners, family, friends and other people who are supporting a survivor of sexual violence. You can get more information on their website.

Telephone: 0808 8029999

Website: www.rapecrisis.org.uk