We want to reassure people that our Helpline is still operating 24/7 and can provide support to anyone who needs it.

We know that this is a stressful & difficult time for a lot of people.

You can call 0808 802 1414, email or visit

24 Hour Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline

Nexus NI are delighted to have been awarded the contract for the 24-hour Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline.

The helpline will offer much needed support, advice and referral for all victims of domestic and sexual abuse in Northern Ireland. Nexus NI took over the service from 1 April 2019. You can contact the Helpline by calling 0808 802 1414, emailing or by visiting 

The Helpline provides support, advice, information, and referral to any victims, as well as concerned friends or family and professionals.

You can contact the Helpline for free at any time. Our trained, experienced staff are available to help and you can contact us by phone, email and by web chat.  We can provide a translation service for callers to our helpline.

If you would like to speak to one of the Nexus NI team you can call our offices during office hours on:

02890 326803 or 02871 260566


Lifeline Suicide Prevention 24/7  0808 808 8000

NSPCC Helpline for concerned adults 0808 800 5000

PSNI Rape Crime Units Emergency  0845 600 8000, 101, 028 9065 0222

The Rowan (Sexual Assault Referral Centre for Northern Ireland) 0800 389 4424 (for all ages who have been sexually abused, assaulted or raped)

The Samaritans 116 123

Stop it Now 0808 100 0900 (for individuals concerned about their own thoughts and behaviours towards children)

Towards Healing 0800 096 3315 (Helpline for survivors of clerical sexual abuse)

Cruse Bereavement: 0844 477 9400