Domestic Abuse

Information and support

Rotherham Helpline - Rotherham Rise Confidential Advice Line: 0330 2020571

National Helplines

  • Freephone 24 hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (run by Refuge)
  • Men’s Advice Line: 0808 801 0327
  • Respect helpline: 0808 802 4040 (for anyone worried that they may be harming someone else)
  • Galop: 0800 999 5428 (national helpline for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people experiencing domestic abuse)
  • Forced Marriage Unit: 0207 008 0151
  • Samaritans - call free on116 123 or email [email protected]

If you suspect that an abuser is monitoring your internet usage, find out how to hide your browser history from Women’s Aid This organisation also provides webchat from  Monday to Friday 10am – 12pm

Housing issues

Telephone: 01709 336009 Emergency/ Out of hours: 07748 143170

Sexual Assault or Abuse

If you have recently been sexually assaulted you can ring 999 and report to the Police and they will refer you to Hackenthorpe Lodge (South Yorkshire Sexual Assault Referral Centre). You can ring Hackenthorpe Lodge direct to make an appointment on 0330 223 0938

The Independent Sexual Violence Advocacy Service

Call 01709 835482, email [email protected]

If it's an emergency always ring 999.