Call the Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline in Northern Ireland


We are here confidentially 24/7. 

You will be heard, you will be believed.

0808 802 1414



We know that this is a stressful & difficult time for a lot of people.

We want to reassure people that our Helpline is still operating 24/7 and can provide support to anyone who needs it.

You can call 0808 802 1414, email or contact us through the live chat function on this website

The purpose of the Helpline is to offer support, advice and referral for any victim of domestic and sexual abuse/violence in Northern Ireland. The Helpline will also offer support and advice to those concerned about victims, those with concerns as to whether abuse is occurring and to professionals.

Important contact information

Telephone: 0808 802 1414 – 24/7 Confidential & Free

About this website

We’ve included a number of links on the website to other organisations that may be of help. This includes (but is not limited to): Refuges, Hostels and Housing, Medical Services and Social Services. Please get in touch if you want something included that isn’t there.

Who manages the Helpline?

Nexus NI are proud to manage the Domestic & Sexual Abuse Helpline. Nexus NI have managed the helpline since April 2019.

Nexus NI are the lead agency across Northern Ireland delivering services and support to victims of sexual violence and are passionate about tackling the myths and misconceptions that exist around it in society and to ensure that victims and survivors have all the services they need.

Nexus NI has 35 years’ experience offering a specialised professional counselling service to survivors of sexual abuse, rape and sexual assault. Counselling offers a safe place to talk about your life and your feelings.


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