Women's Aid Federation Northern Ireland

24 Hour Domestic Violence Helpline
0800 917 1414

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How can women's aid help health professionals

The Women ’s Aid 24 hour helpline can provide support and information for all those agencies who come into contact with women experiencing domestic violence.  We can also provide information, publications and training on domestic violence.



how can women's aid help women


Women ’s Aid has a 24 hour helpline which offers information, support and crisis intervention for abused women.  Women ’s Aid workers offer support and assistance in a way that will help an abused woman recover her self-esteem.  They will also help her to identify the available options and thus, encourage her to make informed decisions and choices. 


Women’s Aid Federation
Northern Ireland have a range of leaflets and a website that provides a wealth of information for women seeking help from domestic violence. There are also 10 local Women ’s Aid groups throughout Northern Ireland who provide refuge (emergency accommodation), aftercare, outreach, training, support and advice for women and children who are experiencing or have experienced domestic violence. 


DID YOU KNOW ?......Northern Ireland has specific legislation to protect victims of domestic violence (Family Homes & Domestic Violence NI Order) and that the PSNI have specially trained Domestic Violence Officers.

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Contact Us:  129 University Street Belfast. BT7 1HP  Tel:(028) 90 249041 Fax:(028) 90 239296  
General email: [email protected]
  For help and information, please call the 24 Hour Domestic Violence Helpline on 0800 917 1414. We do not provide a  support service via email.


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