If you need help now
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If you feel unsafe or are the victim of a crime you can get help below.
West Yorkshire Police
Visit westyorkshire.police.uk/contact-us. Call 999 in an emergency where there is a danger to life, or a crime in progress.
Victim Support West Yorkshire
Victim Support West Yorkshire provide a free, confidential, victim-centred service which is open to anyone affected by crime, regardless whether or not they have reported the crime to the police. They provide interpreting and translation services, either both by phone and face-to-face, and their staff and volunteers receive training to support people whose first language is not English. Their staff and volunteers are also trained to work with people with learning disabilities and mental health problems, so that they provide an inclusive first point of call. Victim Support work closely with other specialist support services, further referring victims on when appropriate.
Visit victimsupport.org.uk/resources/west-yorkshire. Call 0300 303 1971 (9am to 5pm Mon to Fri), call 08 08 16 89 111 out of hours.
For more information on services for victims in West Yorkshire visit westyorks-ca.gov.uk/policing-and-crime/support-for-victims
More on the safety of women and girls
Safety of Women and Girls Strategy
A timeline of work
VRU focus - safety of women and girls
Useful information and links