Alana House Women's Community Project
Alana House in Reading and West Berkshire uses a holistic approach to support women by empowering them to take control of their lives, make informed decisions and improve their life chances.
Telephone: 0300 456 4800
Oxfordshire / West Berkshire Helpline: 0800 731 0055
Freephone 24 hour National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247
Police (non emergency): 101
Victim Support: 0808 168 9111
Kiran Asian women’s aid: 0208 558 1986
Men’s advice line: 0808 801 0327
LGBT helpline: 0300 999 5428
Elder abuse: 0808 808 8141
Childline: 0800 1111
Karma Nirvana - Honour-based Abuse
Karma Nirvana is an award-winning British Human Rights Charity supporting victims of honour-based abuse and forced marriage. Honour crimes are not determined by age, faith, gender or sexuality.
Telephone: 0800 5999 247
If you are in immediate danger call 999.
National Centre for Domestic Violence
The National Centre for Domestic Violence (NCDV) provides a free, fast emergency injunction service to survivors of domestic violence regardless of their financial circumstances, race, gender or sexual orientation.
Telephone: 0800 970 2070
Berkshire Women's Aid (BWA)
Berkshire Women’s Aid (BWA) works throughout Reading, Bracknell and Wokingham, and is affiliated to the Women’s Aid Federation of England (WAFE).
BWA provides advice, support and refuge services to victims of domestic abuse and provides information and education on the subject to make the case for effective action against domestic violence, intimidation and psychological abuse and for policies that support victims of abuse.
Helpline: 0118 950 4003
Trust House Reading
The centre in Reading offers a safe place for those affected by rape and sexual abuse.
Helpline: 0118 958 4033