Although National helplines can provide great information, you may need some support closer to home.  Here are some of the organistions based in Sheffield that can help you/ your family.

Domestic Abuse Help

Sheffield Domestic Abuse Coordination Team

Sheffield Drug and Alcohol/Domestic Abuse Coordination Team (DACT) are responsible for two separate areas of work; support for victims of domestic abuse, and support and treatment for drug and alcohol misuse.

0808 808 2241


IDAS is the largest specialist charity in Yorkshire supporting people affected by domestic abuse and sexual violence.

0808 808 2241

free to phone from landlines and mobiles

Action ADAS

This citywide outreach service works with men and women who are experiencing domestic abuse, when they are still in an abusive relationship, attempting to leave or have already left. They provide a flexible, professional and responsive support service in a range of community settings.

0844 804 4999 24 hour helpline

08000 198 668/ 0808 808 2241

Sheffield Sexual Exploitation Service

(Sheffield Futures)

Our service supports young people who are at risk of, or have been, sexually exploited. 

We support parents/carers of young people who are affected by sexual exploitation with practical assistance as well as emotional support.

0114 201 2800

SARAS Refuge

SARAS offer a safe, supportive space for women and their children to live after leaving abusive relationships.

0114 242 6887

Mum's in Need

Mums In Need is a Sheffield-based emotional abuse charity. We support mums who have left emotionally/mentally abusive relationships with the parent of their children and who want to rebuild their lives.

0800 852 7414

SaYiT (Call It Out project)

SAYiT is a trans inclusive space and welcomes people of all genders. 

If you have had some experience of domestic abuse, and are LGBT+, 16+, and within South Yorkshire we would be very keen to hear from you

 0114 241 2728


Therapeutic services for women and girls affected by domestic and sexual abuse and trauma.

 0114 275 0101

Young Women's Housing Project

YWHP provides safe supported accommodation and therapeutic support to young women aged 16-25 and their children, who have been affected by sexual abuse, sexual exploitation, Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) and peer/intimate partner abuse.

 0114 268 0580


To support and empower those from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER) communities whose lives have been affected by violence and abuse to take control of their lives and move forward into healthy, stable and safer futures.

 0114 255 5740

Other Help

The Corner

Free and confidential drug and alcohol support service for young people aged between 10 and 18.

0114 275 2051

Gold Digger Trust

Run multiple projects for young men and women supporting them around mental health, emotional management, sexual health and positive image.

0114 327 1191


a safe space for the questioning and the proud.  A supportive environment to explore your gender identity and sexuality. 

Prism (ages 18-25) 

Fruitbowl (ages 11-17)

0114 241 2728