Women 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 731 8147
Web: www.bawso.org.uk

Bristol Crisis Service for Women
National charity offering support to women in emotional distress; with a particular focus on self-harm.
Infoline:01179 251119
Web: www.selfinjurysupport.org.uk

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
Web: www.womensaid.org.uk

Jewish Women’s Aid
Helpline: 0808 801 0500
Web: http://jwa.org.uk/

New Pathways
This organisation deals with historic cases of sexual abuse.
01267 235464
Web: www.newpathways.org.uk

Young Women’s Trust
We are a small, dynamic charity that aims to improve lifelong opportunities for young women aged 16-30 by addressing the poverty, inequality and discrimination that many of them face.
Web: http://www.youngwomenstrust.org/

Rights of Women, sexual violence legal advice line
This service provides information and free legal advice for women.
Infoline:020 7251 6577
Web: www.rightsofwomen.org.uk

RISE (formerly Women’s Refuge)
Provides support for women, children and young people living with the effects of domestic abuse.
Helpline: 01273 622 822
Web: www.riseuk.org.uk

Help and support those who serve in our Armed Forces and those who used to serve.
Helpline: 0845 241 7141
Web: https://www.ssafa.org.uk/

Offers emotional support to children, young adults and adults by email, telephone and post.
Helpline: 01708 765200
Web:  www.supportline.org.uk/

Victim Support
National charity for victims of crime in England and Wales.
Helpline: 0845 3030 900
Web: www.victimsupport.org.uk

Women’s Aid
Women’s Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children.
Helpline: 0808 2000 247
Web: www.womensaid.org.uk