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Support for victims of domestic violence during COVID-19 outbreak

Support for victims of domestic violence during COVID-19 outbreak

Grants from the Scottish Government’s £350 million Communities Fund have been made to Scottish Women’s Aid and Rape Crisis Scotland.

Grants from the Scottish Government’s £350 million Communities Fund have been made to Scottish Women’s Aid and Rape Crisis Scotland to ensure that access to these key support services is maintained and victims still have access to methods of reporting crimes during the crisis, including using online video platforms, text messaging and phone calls.

Support can be accessed by contacting: 

  • Scotland’s 24hr Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline is available on 0800 027 1234.
  • Rape Crisis Scotland Helpline is available on 08088 01 03 02. Calls to this number are free. Or email support@rapecrisisscotland.org.uk or text 07537 410027

See the full article by visiting:  https://www.sfha.co.uk/news/news-category/sector-news/news-article/support-for-victims-of-domestic-violence-during-covid-19-outbreak