Counselling, support and advice to men who are violent or concerned about their violence, and anyone affected by that violence.
Telephone: 0207 7376747
Abuse helpline for male victims only, 7 days per week, 365 days per year.
Emergencies only after 10.00pm.
Telephone: 0208 6989649
Men’s Advice Line and Enquiries
Information, support and advice to men experiencing domestic violence. Local projects for men are available in some areas.
Open Monday and Wednesday:
9.00am – 10.00pm
(answerphone at other times)
Telephone: 0208 6449914
Providing support and advice for men experiencing domestic violence.
Telephone: 0871 2239986
Victim Support's Male Helpline
Freephone number for men
Monday - Friday: 12.00pm – 2.00pm
Telephone: 0800 3283623
Asian speaking Helpline
Telephone: 0808 8002073
Monday - Wednesday:
6.00pm – 9.00pm
Tuesday - Thursday:
12.00pm – 3.00pm
Christian Family Concern
Telephone: 0208 6880251
Divorce, Mediation & Counselling Services
Telephone: 0207 7302422
Telephone: 0800 7350671
Family Service Units
Telephone: 0207 4285405
Confidential information on contraception, sexually transmitted infections, planning a pregnancy, pregnancy choices, sexual wellbeing.
Monday - Friday: 9.00am – 6.00pm
Telephone: 0845 1228690
Infertality Support Group
Meetings every second Thursday of the month from 7.30am – 9.30am.
Telephone: 07748 323715
Lone Parents Maidstone Gingerbread
Self-help and social group for lone parents and their children.
Telephone: 01622 206474/202655
Telephone: 01732 521164
For those experiencing difficulty in close personal relationships.
Telephone: 0845 6606000
National Council for One Parent Families
Information service for lone parents, other organizations, local authorities and the media.
Monday - Friday: 9.15am – 5.15pm
Telephone: 0800 0185026
Telephone: 0207 4285400
National Domestic Violence Helpline
Telephone: 0808 2000247
Textphone: 0808 2000247
Support and information for parents.
Telephone: 0808 8002222
Textphone: 0800 7836783
Rape and Sexual Abuse
Telephone: 08451 221331
Refuge’s 24 hour National Crisis Line
Helpline providing advice and support to those experiencing domestic violence and refers women and children on to one of the 250 refuges nationwide. National crisis line, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Telephone: 0990 995443
Helplines (money & debt):
Citizens’ Advice Burreau
2 Bower Terrace
Kent ME16 8RY
Telephone: 01622 752420/757882
Consumer Counselling Service
Free counselling and advice for people with debt problems
Telephone: 0800 1381111
Financial Service Authority (FSA)
The FSA is an independent body set up to regulate financial services in the UK and protect consumers’ rights. For useful information and advice if something goes wrong.
Telephone: 0845 6061234