Since 1974, Women’s Aid have been at the forefront of shaping and coordinating responses to domestic abuse. As a federation of over 180 organisations, they provide just under 300 local lifesaving services to women and children across the country.
Hepline: 0808 2000 247
What to do if you are worried about someone being harmed or abused
For adult and child safeguarding concerns – www.safeguarding-bathnes.org.uk
For Domestic abuse – Southside – 01225 331 243
If you believe someone is at immediate risk of harm – call 999
Alternatively – if you wish to seek advice regarding harm or abuse to yourself or another child or adult, and you consider the situation less urgent – try the above contacts or call and ask for the duty GP.
As an independent charity, Victim Support work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and the respect they deserve. They help people feel safer and find the strength to move beyond crime.