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If you’re involved in, or affected by violence, it’s never too late to get help. Check out the links below to find help and support available to you.

If you are in danger, or need any immediate help, always phone the emergency services on 999.

Greater Manchester Victims’ Services

If you’ve been a victim of a crime help & support is available to you. If you’re worried about a friend, find out how we can help.


Free, safe, anonymous online support for young people aged 11-18 in Greater Manchester. Offering counselling and emotional wellbeing support.


A safe place to give information about crime 100% anonymously.


If you or a friend feel pressure to carry a knife, there are things you can do, Knifefree can help.


Need to talk? Childline is yours – a free, private and confidential service where you can talk about anything.

Talk Listen Change

Supporting young people experiencing domestic abuse.

Eclypse Manchester

Adult and Young People’s Drug and Alcohol Service in Manchester.

Manchester Autistic Society

An organisation that offers personal 1-2-1 support to an individual with ASC to cope with their disability.

42nd Street

A Greater Manchester-wide charity offering support to young people in the region.

Salford Mind

A nationwide charity offering mental health assistance in the Manchester city region.

Manchester Mind

A nationwide charity offering mental health assistance in the Manchester city region.


Give crime information anonymously.

Woman's Aid

Working together against domestic abuse.

Shining A Light On Suicide

Support for those feeling suicidal, concerned for others, or bereaved by suicide.

Get in touch with the VRU


Phone Number
0161 778 7000

Tootal / Broadhurst Building
56 Oxford St
M1 6EU

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