in an emergency contact

In an Emergency

IF in danger call 999

To contact the police when it is not an emergency, call 101

If you are experiencing domestic abuse, sexual violence or stalking and would like support from Aurora:

Aurora’s out of hours helpline – 5pm to 8am Monday to Friday and 24hrs over the weekend 02394 216 816

Rape Crisis Helpline

If you would like to talk to someone about an experience of sexual violence, out of hours support is available from:

0808 802 9999

This helpline is available from 12pm – 2.30pm and 7pm – 9.30pm every day.

The helpline is run by Rape Crisis.

National Domestic Violence Helpline

FOR PORTSMOUTH ONLY 24 HOUR national domestic violence helpline:

0808 2000 247

This helpline provides advice on refuge provision around the UK.

National LGBT Domestic Abuse Helpline

Tel: 0800 999 5428


Emotional and practical support for LGBT people experiencing domestic abuse. Abuse isn’t always physical- it can be psychological, emotional, financial and sexual too. Speak out, don’t suffer in silence. Opening Times:

10am – 5pm Monday

10am – 5pm Tuesday (1pm – 5pm Tuesday is trans specific service)

10am – 5pm Wednesday

10am – 8pm Thursday

1pm – 5pm Friday

12pm – 4pm Sunday

Respect phoneline for perpetrators of domestic abuse

Freephone 0808 802 4040

Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm (Free from landlines and from mobiles using the O2, Orange, T Mobile, Three (3), Virgin, and Vodafone networks). Calls will not appear on BT landline phone bills.

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