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The Diocese, including members of staff from the Safeguarding Service, are not responsible for the contents of external Internet sites.

 


 

 Other Resources and Links

 

NCSC - National Catholic Safeguarding Commission

www.catholicsafeguarding.org.uk

  

 

 CSAS - Catholic Safeguarding Advisory Service

www.csas.uk.net

 

 

Cumberledge Report

www.cathcom.org/mysharedaccounts/cumberlege/report/Foreword.asp

 

 

Nolan Report

www.cathcom.org/mysharedaccounts/cumberlege/finalnolan1.htm

 

 

Church Child Protection Advisory Service

www.ccpas.co.uk

 

  

DBS - Disclosure and Barring Service

www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service

 

 

IICSA- Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse

www.iicsa.org.uk

 

 

NAPAC- The National Association for People Abused in Childhood

www.napac.org.uk

 

 

The Survivors Trust

www.thesurvivorstrust.org

 

 

NSPCCNational Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

 

www.nspcc.org.uk

 

 

Barnardo's

www.barnardos.org.uk

 

The Children's Society

  

The Children's Society

www.the-childrens-society.org.uk

 

 

Action on Elder Abuse

www.elderabuse.org.uk

 

 

Shelter
Shelter provide free confidential information, support and legal advice on all housing and homelessness issues.

www.shelter.org.uk

 

Freephone National Domestic Abuse Helpline, run by Refuge
0808 200 0247

www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk

 

Live Fear Free helpline (Wales)
0808 80 10 800
www.livefearfree.gov.wales

 

Men’s Advice Line
0808 801 0327

www.mensadviceline.org.uk

 

Rape Crisis (England and Wales)
0808 802 9999

www.rapecrisis.org.uk

 

Respect phone-line
0808 802 4040

www.respectphoneline.org.uk

 

Galop (for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people)
0800 999 5428
www.galop.org.uk

 

Scotland’s Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline
0800 027 1234

sdafmh.org.uk

 

Scottish Women’s Aid
0131 226 6606

www.scottishwomensaid.org.uk

 

Women’s Aid Federation (Northern Ireland)
0800 917 1414

www.womensaidni.org

 

Karma Nirvana
Karma Nirvana runs a national honour-based abuse helpline.
0800 5999 247

support@karmanirvana.org.uk

 

Hestia
Hestia provides a free mobile app, Bright Sky, which provides support and information to anyone who may be in an abusive relationship or those concerned about someone they know.

 

Chayn
Chayn provides online help and resources in a number of languages about identifying manipulative situations and how friends can support those being abused.

 

Imkaan
Imkaan are a women’s organisation addressing violence against black and minority women and girls.

 

Southall Black Sisters
Southall Black Sisters offer advocacy and information to Asian and Afro-Caribbean women suffering abuse.

 

Stay Safe East
Stay Safe East provides advocacy and support services to disabled victims and survivors of abuse.

 

SignHealth
SignHealth provides domestic abuse service support for deaf people in British Sign Language (BSL).
020 3947 2601

da@signhealth.org.uk

 

Sexual Assault Referral Centres
Sexual Assault Referral Centres provide advice and support services to victims and survivors of sexual assault or abuse.

 

Cedar

Catholics experiencing domestic abuse resources.

http://www.cedar.uk.net/