Violence & Abuse

You shouldn't suffer alone, there are services that can provide support and advice for you, your children, family and friends.

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Oxfordshire County Council

Get free and confidential help from a number of organisations in Oxfordshire. Read more here...

Reducing the Risk of Domestic Abuse

Asking for support and advice is often a very difficult thing to do but it is important that there are services out there that can provide advice at the right level for you, your children, family and friends. Read more here...

Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Helpline

The Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Helpline can provide emotional support and practical information for adults affected by domestic abuse. It works with victims to empower them to make decisions regarding their relationship, irrespective of whether they wish to leave or not. The helpline can help with any enquiries that you may have and provide access to support services.

Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Helpline: 0800 731 0055 (Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm)
This is free and will not show on your home telephone bill but may appear on an itemised mobile phone bill. National Helpline (24/7) 0808 2000 247.

The Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board (OSCB)

The Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board (OSCB) website is where you will find useful information for keeping young people safe. Read more here...

Oxfordshire Safe From Harm

Oxfordshire Safe From Harm helps vulnerable people who are at risk of abuse. Read more here...

Relate Oxfordshire

Relate Oxfordshire provides relationship counselling and sex therapy. Read more here...