If you’re worried about a child, call the NSPCC Children Protection Helpline on 0808 800 5000. Free national 24 hour service providing counselling, information and advice.


Textphone helpline: 0800 056 0566 (English only)
Welsh helpline: 0808 100 2524 – Monday-Friday 10am-6pm.
Asian helplines (All of these lines are open Monday-Friday 11am-7pm):


Bengali: 0800 096 7714
Gujurati: 0800 096 7715
Hindi: 0800 096 7716
Punjabi: 0800 096 7717
Urdu: 0800 096 7718
Asian helpline in English: 0800 096 7719
Email: [email protected]


Free Resources
Women’s Aid have produced some free resources for you to download. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader software to download them.


The Hideout Poster for Children (PDF)
A poster to publicise The Hideout website, aimed at children.


The Hideout Poster for Young People (PDF)
A poster to publicise The Hideout website, aimed at teenagers.


Expect Respect leaflet (PDF)
A leaflet for children and young people about healthy relationships, showing respect to others and what to do if you are experiencing abuse.


Chatterbox game (PDF)
A “chatterbox” game for younger children who have experienced or witnessed domestic violence, which suggests ways to deal with emotions.


Online Refuge poster (PDF)
A poster which publicises the online refuge that children and young people can access on the Hideout website.

You can order this from us for a small charge, to cover postage and staff costs. Please contact Ruth Willcocks.


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