Domestic Abuse

If you, or someone you know is suffering domestic abuse, there are many different organisations both locally and nationally that can help you. They won't tell you what to do but they will make you aware of your options and then support you in the decisions you make.

There's a free 24-hour National Domestic Violence Helpline which you can phone on 0808 2000 247.

Or you can get in touch with Midlothian Women's Aid. Women's Aid assist women and children who are the victims of domestic abuse and in Midlothian have offices in Dalkeith and Pencuik.

Download our domestic abuse policy.

What about male victims of domestic abuse?

Men who are experiencing domestic abuse can get advice and support from organisations such as the Men's Advice Line.

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Contact Details

Midlothian Women's Aid

29a Eskbank Road
0131 663 9827

10 Carnethy Avenue
01968 670 970

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