Gwasanaeth Gwybodaeth I Deuluoedd - Family Information Service

ManKind Initiative - Family support services

What we do

The ManKind Initiative is a national charity (registered in 2001) providing help and information to male victims of domestic abuse and their families.

The helpline is manned by trained people who give information and support on all aspects of domestic abuse including reporting incidents, police procedures, housing, and injunctions. They signpost people to refuges, local authorities and other support services where appropriate.

Who do we support

Male victims of domestic abuse as well as their friends, family members and colleagues.

Is there a charge to use this service?


Can anyone use this service?

Anyone is welcome to call our telephone helpline.

Service details for this family support services

Language: English only

  • Able to support children with disabilities No
  • Are staff DBS checked? Yes

Contact methods

Social media


 Opening times

The helpline is available Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm on 01823 334244

Weekdays 10am to 4pm

Confidential helpline for male victims of domestic abuse and domestic violence as well as their friends and family members

Call 999 if in immediate danger