Male Victims

Men can be a victim of domestic abuse in both heterosexual and same sex relationships.
Men experiencing domestic abuse may feel that their masculinity is being taken away or that they are weak.

The advice is the same for both male and female victims of domestic abuse so the other sections of this site should be referred to. 


Getting Help
Local contacts:
Refuge Outreach 07787 255821
National contacts:

The Men’s Advice Line offer specialist support to male victims of domestic abuse and can be contacted on 0808 801 0327 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Or you can email them at or visit their website



ManKind also offer support via their website and helpline - 01823 334244


Men Reaching Out support male victims of domestic abuse across the UK.  Their helpline is open Mon-Thurs 10am-3pm 01274 731020 or email