Abuse – Resources in Wales/UK
Black Association of Women Step Out (BAWSO)
A Welsh voluntary organisation providing specialist holistic services to Black and Minority Ethnic women and children, who are, or are about to be made homeless through a threat of domestic abuse, suffering or fleeing domestic abuse in Wales.
Helpline: 0800 7318147 (24hr helpline)
This service provides support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people who are experiencing domestic violence. The national helpline offers a UK wide confidential service giving information, support and advice on legal and housing options, safety and home security and will make referrals to other services as appropriate
Office number: 08452 605560
Helpline: 0300 999 5428
Domestic Abuse Helpline Wales
National free support service for women, children and men who are experiencing or who have experienced abuse at the hands of someone close to them.
Helpline: 0808 2000 247
Rights of Women
This service provides information and free legal advice for women concerning their legal rights.
Telephone lines: 020 7251 6577 (Family law advice line)
020 7251 8887 (Criminal law advice line)
020 7450 7689 (Immigration & asylum law advice line)
020 7608 1137 (Ascent advice line for women & advisors in London)
RISE (formerly Women’s Refuge)
Helpline: 01273 622 822