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Day Twelve: 17,254 calls answered by the National Freephone Helpine

Posted on December 06, 2014

Day 12

In 2013, the Women's Aid National Freephone Helpline answered 17,254 calls from women, family, friends, and professionals seeking support for experiences of domestic abuse. During these calls, 17,855 disclosures of abuse were made.

"I do not think I would have got through the past two years without the support from Women’s Aid and I know I it will get me through the difficult times still ahead.” - Louise

The Women's Aid National Freephone Helpline is a service for women experiencing emotional, physical, sexual and financial abuse by a current or former husband, partner or boyfriend. We are also available for family, friends and professionals concerned about women living with domestic violence.

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