If you’re experiencing domestic abuse, we can put you in touch with other support organisations that understand your specific needs. Below you’ll find a list of organisations who can assist you.

The police

Call the UK police non-emergency number, 101, if you need support or advice from the police and it's not an emergency.

Local help

My Sister's Place

Support services to women over 16 years of age who are experiencing or have experienced domestic abuse. Based in Middlesborough.

Eva Women's Aid

Free, confidential and non-judgemental specialist support services for women and children who have been affected by any form of domestic abuse and/or sexual violence at any time in their lives. Redcar based.

Halo

Help for people experiencing or at risk of forced marriage, honour-based violence or female genital mutilation.

Harbour

Works with people across the North East who are affected by abuse from a partner, former partner or other family member.

Foundation

Advice, information, help, support and counselling through a range of schemes and programmes.

SARC Teesside

Sexual assault referral centre with a 24/7 service.

National helplines

Women’s Aid Domestic Violence Helpline

0808 2000 247

Free 24-hour national helpline run by Women’s Aid and Refuge.

Men’s Advice Line

0808 801 0327

Confidential helpline for male victims of domestic violence and abuse.

National LGBT Domestic Abuse Helpline

0800 999 5428

Emotional and practical support for LGBT+ people experiencing domestic abuse

National Centre for Domestic Violence

0800 970 2070

An organisation that specialises in providing you with assistance to obtain emergency injunctions from being further abused.

National Stalking Helpline

0808 802 0300

Provides information and guidance on the law, how to report stalking, gathering evidence, staying safe and reducing the risk.

Victim Support

08 08 16 89 111

A charity giving free and confidential help to victims of crime, witnesses, their family and friends.