Domestic Abuse help

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Where to get help

If you live in the city of Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland and you think you or someone you know is a victim of domestic abuse or sexual violence, you can contact United Against Violence and Abuse (UAVA) for advice and guidance.


United Against Violence and Abuse (UAVA)

  • Text only support: 07715 994 962
  • Phone advice line:  0808 802 0028

The advice line is open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Saturday.

It’s free, confidential and hidden from bills.

The police work closely with UAVA to make sure that victims receive the help and support they need.

Domestic Abuse & Sexual Violence in Leicestershire and Rutland – Advice and Services