24hr Support Line 0800 6300 443

Coronavirus: Domestic Abuse

The measures introduced by the Government to help reduce the spread of the Coronavirus are a challenge for all of us, but could be particularly worrying for you if you are a victim of domestic abuse. You may be feeling unsafe if you are isolated in your home with your abuser and if you are now having to work from home, you may have lost your only safe place.

Help and support is available throughout this crisis. If you, or someone you know, is experiencing domestic abuse, Women’s Aid have a dedicated Coronavirus page which has essential information on keeping yourself safe and links to helplines and online support.

The Employers Initiative on Domestic Abuse have also signposted help services on their website which can be found here.

The National Domestic Abuse Helpline is available 24-hours a day. All calls are free and confidential on 0808 2000 247.

You can also visit National Domestic Abuse website for more information.

Read the latest Government advice and guidance for those who are experiencing or feel at risk of domestic abuse during the Coronavirus outbreak.

We have more information on understanding what domestic abuse is on our support pages.

We are here for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you, or someone you know, are being affected by domestic abuse during the Covid-19 crisis, do not hesitate to get in touch.


Get Support Now

Racing Welfare’s 24 hour support line enables people to access support and
guidance through digital and telephone options.

Related Articles