Domestic and Sexual Abuse
Aberdeenshire Council Domestic Abuse Team
The team will give you advice over the phone, or meet you: the choice is yours. If you need ongoing support, you can be assigned a domestic abuse specialist social worker. A child can be given support by a family support worker.
Phone: 01771 638200
or 01358 725756
or 01330 824991
If no one is available, leave a message with a contact number that’s safe to call. The service is voluntary; you can stop contact with them at any time.
Aberdeen Cyrenians – Violence Against Women
Provides support to vulnerable women of all ages who have experienced or are currently experiencing physical, emotional or sexual abuse. This includes women who are involved in prostitution. The service is available to women in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.
Phone: 01224 625732
Stronger Safer Families
Offers a service to women whose experience of domestic violence affects their ability to keep themselves and/or their children safe and healthy.
Phone: 01346 512733
Abused Men in Scotland (AMIS)
Is a national organisation providing support to any man affected by domestic abuse.
Phone: 0808 800 0024 - helpline (free)
Grampian Women’s Aid
Offers free, confidential, and non-judgemental service to women who have experienced domestic abuse.
Telephone: 01224 593381
You can leave a message on the phone at any time. You will only be contacted if you say it’s okay: the telephone number is also withheld.
Rape and Abuse Support (RAS)
Provides support and advocacy to survivors of rape and sexual violence. Survivors can access information on legal and medical issues. They also provide information and support to families, friends and partners to enable them to support the survivor in the long term.
Phone: 01224 591342
Rape Crisis Scotland
Helpline and email support for anyone affected by sexual violence.
Telephone: 0808 801 0302 (free)
Respect – Men’s Advice Line
Helpline for all men experiencing domestic abuse by a current or former partner.
Telephone: 0808 801 0327
Website: click here
Support for victims of male rape and sexual abuse.
Textchat : 080 3322 1860
Telephone: 02035 983898