Children + Young People
Domestic + Sexual Abuse
Aberdeen City Council - Domestic Abuse Team
Support and advice for people affected by domestic abuse
Phone: 01224 538000
Aberdeenshire Council Domestic Abuse Team
The team will give you advice over the phone, or meet you: the choice is yours. If you need ongoing support, you can be assigned a domestic abuse specialist social worker. A child can be given support by a family support worker.
Phone: 01771 638200
or 01358 725756
or 01330 824991
If no one is available, leave a message with a contact number that’s safe to call. The service is voluntary; you can stop contact with them at any time.
Rape Crisis Scotland
Provides a national rape crisis helpline and email support for anyone affected by sexual violence, no matter when or how it happened.
Phone: 08088 010302 (free)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (support by email)
Email: email@example.com (all other enquiries)
Rape Crisis Grampian
Provides free and confidential support to Survivors, from 13 years, who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives.
Address: 112 Crown Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6HJ
Tel: 01224 590932
Phone: 01224 590932
Aberdeen Cyrenians – Violence Against Women
Provides support to vulnerable women of all ages who have experienced or are currently experiencing physical, emotional or sexual abuse. This includes women who are involved in prostitution. The service is available to women in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.
Phone: 01224 625732
Stronger Safer Families
Offers a service to women whose experience of domestic violence affects their ability to keep themselves and/or their children safe and healthy.
Phone: 01346 512733
Grampian Women’s Aid
Offers free, confidential, and non-judgemental service to women who have experienced domestic abuse.
Telephone: 01224 593381
You can leave a message on the phone at any time. You will only be contacted if you say it’s okay: the telephone number is also withheld.
Broken Rainbow UK
Offers advice, support and referral services to LGBT people experiencing homophobic, transphobic and same sex domestic violence.
Phone: 0300 999 5428 (free)
Provides support for victims and survivors of forced marriage and honour based abuse. The dedicated helpline is not only for victims but also for professionals in need of guidance.
Telephone: 0800 599 9247 (free)
Respect – Men’s Advice Line
Helpline for all men experiencing domestic abuse by a current or former partner.
Telephone: 0808 801 0327
Website: click here
Support for victims of male rape and sexual abuse.
Textchat : 080 3322 1860
Telephone: 02035 983898
Abused Men in Scotland (AMIS)
Is a national organisation providing support to any man affected by domestic abuse.
Phone: 0808 800 0024 - helpline (free)