Useful Phone Numbers

National 24 Hour Domestic Abuse Helpline 0808 2000 247

Legal/Court Advice & Support   

Rights of Women      0207 251 6577

Helping Women through the law – Family law

Criminal Courts

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) – 01473 282100

Witness Care – 01603 276992

supporting witnesses through the court

Witness Service (also provide outreach)                Gt Yarmouth 0300 332 1208

Support at court as a witness                                               Norwich  0300 332 1294

                Ipswich 0300 332 1233

Civil/Family Court

Civil Legal Advice – 0345 345 4345

Family Court Helpdesk – enquiries@norwich.countycourt.gsi.gov.uk

Norfolk Central Victim & Witness Support Team – 01603 276992


Sexual Abuse Services

Surviving United –   07900 391412

Survivors Support Group 

Suffolk Rape Crisis – Confidential Helpline – 0800 0850 520

Counselling Service         Office Number – 01473 231200

 

Survivors in Transition – 07765 052282

Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) – 0300 123 5058

Sue Lambert Trust Norfolk Counselling Service – 01603 622406

Make A Change Team – 01473 263 507


Children Affected By Abuse

Children (0-5) and Young People Service – 01502 674700

Childline – 0800 1111

NSPCC – 0800 800 5000


Young People’s Services

Avenue Mansions   01502 562668

Flagship Housing – yps@flagship-housing.co.uk

Leiston Foyer  01728 830073

Respect Young People’s Service – Domestic Violence Perpetrators – 0808 802 4040

Male Victims of Domestic Abuse – 0808 801 0327


Health & Wellbeing Services

NHS Wellbeing – 0300 123 1503

Suffolk Wellbeing Service – 0300 123 1781

NHS Non-Emergency – 111

James Paget Hospital (General) – 01493 452452

James Paget Hospital (Midwives) – 01493 453933

Carlton Court Hospital (Mental) – 01502 527474

Mencap – 0808 808 1111

Mencap Halesworth – 01986 874074

MIND – 01493 842129


East Coast Community Health (ECCH) 

Reception – 01502 445445

School Nurses -0345 607 8866

Adult Social Care – 0808 800 4005

Turning Point (Drug & Alcohol Services) – 01502 531138

Terence Higgins Trust – 0808 802 1221

Terence Higgins Trust – Norwich – 01603 226666


Other Support Services

SSAFA – Support for forces & their families – Suffolk 01787 377850

        Norfolk 01603 403322

Age UK – Suffolk – 01473 351234

Debtline – 0808 808 4000

DIAL – 01502 511333

Brainwave – Supporting People with Brain Injury – 01502 537598

Hate Crime Team – 01473 613500 or 101

VoiceAbility Total Voice Suffolk (Advocacy) – 01473 857631

Food Bank Bridge View – 01502 513974

Citizens Advice Bureau – 01502 518510

Salvation Army – 01502 539118

Fire Safety  – 01473 260588

Home Start – Supporting & Friendship for Families – 01502 507988/01502 507989


Befriending Services

Age UK Ipswich – 01473 353061/01473 353051

Lowestoft Community Church – 01502 537527


Service Improvements & Comments

Police Crime Commissioner – 01473 782773

Peter Aldous (MP for Waveney) – 01502 586568


Crisis Intervention Services

Police, Fire and Ambulance – 999

Mental Health Crisis Team – 01493 337698

ChildLine – 0800 1111

Samaritans – 01502 500800

Social Services – 0808 800 4005

NSPCC – 0808 800 5000

Shelter – 0808 800 4444

RSPCA – 0300 1234 555

Victoria House (9am-5pm) – 01502 532100

Housing – Out of Hours – 01502 527132


General Housing Support

East Suffolk Council – 01502 562111

Flagship Housing Referral – 0808 168 4555

Home Group Housing Support – 01502 589671

Access Community Trust – Hostels Temporary Housing – 01502 527200

Bridge View (Lowestoft) – (Open Monday-Friday, 1/2 day Saturday) – 01502 513974


Emergency Housing Refuge

Liberty Project North Suffolk – 0845 467 1420

Lighthouse Women’s Aid South Suffolk – 01473 745111

Bury St Edmunds Women’s Aid West Suffolk – 01284 753085

Leeway Norfolk – 0300 561 0077

Local Council – Out of Hours – 01502 527132


Domestic Abuse Services

Waveney Domestic Violence & Abuse Forum – 01502 572143 0r 07906 245979

Anglia Care Trust – Male, Female or Family – 0800 977 5690

Leeway Outreach Service – 0300 561 0077

Freedom Programme – Liberty Project – 0845 467 1420

Trauma and Abuse Therapy – 01502 572143

Lighthouse Women’s Aid – 01473 228270

Nationwide Women’s Aid – 0808 2000 247

Local Domestic Abuse Team Officer – 01986 835170

Karma Nirvana – 0800 5999 247

Honour crimes and forced marriage

PHOEBE Black and Ethnic Minority – 01473 231566

Victim Support – Norfolk & Suffolk Victim Care – 0300 303 3706

Action for Elder Abuse – 0808 808 8141

Respect Men’s Advice Line – 0808 801 0327

Respect – National Perpetrator Support – 0808 802 4040

Caring Dads – 01502 572143

Helping Dads Value Their Children

Endeavour Programme – Male Survivors – 01502 572143

Norfolk & Suffolk LGBT Project – 01603 219299

Galop – National LGBT Domestic Abuse Helpline – 0800 999 5428