I need help now
You are not alone. If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic abuse of any kind, Refuge is here to support you — and we’re glad you’ve found us.
Find the type of support you need
How we can help you
Every person escaping abuse requires different types of support. That’s why we offer a wide range of services to meet your needs.
National Domestic Abuse Helpline
Speak to a member of our Helpline team at any time, day or night, for confidential, non-judgmental support and information on your options. Need to talk now? Call 0808 2000 247.
Safe, temporary accommodation for women and children escaping domestic abuse with access to one-to-one emotional and practical support.
“I can honestly say that nobody in my life has done more for me than [my outreach worker] Anna*. Together, we made a plan to keep me and the children safe. She gave me the language I needed to describe what I had been through. It’s like she gave me a secure base, from which I could begin to rebuild my life.”