Keeping safe - vulnerable people

Where to get help

National helplines and useful contacts: 

Metropolitan Police
999 Emergencies
101 Non-emergencies
Report a crime


Stop Hate UK
One of the leading national organisations working to challenge all forms of Hate Crime and discrimination, based on any aspect of an individual’s identity
0800 138 1625
info@stophateuk.org


Refuge
National Domestic Violence Helpline
0808 2000 247


Women's Aid
Providing life-saving services and building a future where domestic abuse is not tolerated
helpline@womensaid.org.uk


Victim Support
provides specialist practical and emotional support to victims and witnesses of crime
08 08 16 89 111
Email Supportline


Mens Advice Line
The Helpline for male victims of domestic abuse
0808 801 0327
info@mensadviceline.org.uk


Respect Phoneline for perpetrators
We provide help for domestic violence perpetrators
0808 802 4040
info@respectphoneline.org.uk


Galop
We support LGBT+ people who have experienced abuse and violence
0800 999 5428
help@galop.org.uk


Switchboard
Switchboard is the second-oldest LGBT+ telephone helpline in the United Kingdom
0300 330 0630
chris@switchboard.lgbt


Dogs Trust Freedom Project
A dog fostering service for people fleeing domestic abuse and going into refuge.
020 7837 0006
info@dogstrust.org.uk


Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Foundation
LGBT Foundation provide a wide range of support services to lesbian, gay, bi and trans people
0345 330 3030
info@lgbt.foundation


London Borough of Sutton Housing Advice
Advice and information for non-statutory homeless people, including referrals
020 8770 5800
customerservices@sutton.gov.uk