Important numbers and advice

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - domestic violence services updates

Due to the current outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19), anyone who feels they are at risk of abuse, it is important to remember that there is help and support available to you. View more information about coping with domestic violence.

If you, or someone you know, are experiencing abuse, you're not alone.

The following organisations can offer you support.

Shropshire Domestic Abuse Service

Telephone or email for local support and guidance.

Shropshire Domestic Abuse Service can also help you if you need to flee your home by helping you to access refuge or other safe accommodation.

Telephone: 0300 3031191

West Mercia Women’s Aid

West Mercia Women’s aid run a 24 hour Domestic Abuse Helpline and can call offer support, safety planning, information and advice.

Telephone: 0800 7831359

Women’s Aid

Women’s Aid Live Chat is currently available Monday to Friday between 10am - 12noon. This could be a safer way to access some support; particularly if an abuser might also be in the property so it would be unsafe to make a telephone call.

Women's Aid Email Service is still operating during the Coronavirus pandemic and can provide support.

Last updated: 13/05/2021 10:02