Broken Rainbow UK provides support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people experiencing domestic violence.
The National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* (LGBT) Domestic Violence Helpline provides confidential support to all members of the LGBT communities, their family, friends, and agencies supporting them.
The helpline number is: 0300 999 5428
You can also call the freephone number: 0800 999 5428
The helpline is run by trained LGBT people and provides a space where you can talk through what is going on, and explore your options.
The helpline can:
- provide confidential information, advice and support
- help you create your safety plan
- explore options around housing, legal advice, counselling and local support groups
- tell you about your local LGBT friendly services
- discuss the possibility of reporting to the Police
Helpline opening times:
Monday: 10am - 8pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 8pm
Friday: 1pm - 5pm
1pm - 5pm Tuesday is a trans* specific service.
You can also e-mail the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* (LGBT) domestic violence email service on:
Before you e-mail, please consider the following important information here.
0300 999 5428 or freephone: 0800 999 5428
Helpline: Monday: 10am - 8pm; Tuesday: 10am - 5pm (1pm - 5pm is a trans specific service); Wednesday: 10am - 5pm; Thursday: 10am - 8pm; Friday: 1pm - 5pm