Domestic Abuse Support

There are various options for domestic abuse support depending on your sex.

Respect women's domestic abuse helpline (available 24/7) is 0808 2000 247, with their website at

Manchester-based 'We Are Survivors' has a 24/7 confidential helpline: 0800 500 2222 and a really really informative website:

Respect men's support line is 0808 801 0327, and is available Monday to Friday 9am-8pm. Their website is

In addition there is the ManKind Initiative who provide support from 10am to 4pm on weekdays via their helpline number: 01823 334244. Their website is a mine of useful information.

Other options, depending on your cirumstances, include:

Bury Law Centre - 0161 272 0666

GM Police Domestic Violence Unit - 0161 856 8064

Bury Victim Support IDVA Service - 0161 200 1950

Please also take a look at our entry for Bury Council's Central Access Point.