I feel unsafe at home

Get help now

Get help now if you feel unsafe in your home for any reason.

In immediate danger

Call the police on 999 if you are in immediate danger.

Abuse in your home

Call the ChildLine on 0800 111 if you under 18 years old and anyone in your home is making you feel unsafe or is hurting you.

Childline

Call the National Domestic Violence Helpline on 0808 2000 247 if your partner threatens you or your family whether this is verbal or physical or is violent to you or your family whether this is verbal or physical

Or choose another domestic violence helpline:

National Domestic Violence Helpline

National Centre for Domestic Violence

Men’s Advice Line

Galop – helpline for LGBT people experiencing violence or abuse

Hestia – help on domestic abuse in Brent

Threats or harassment in your home

Call the police if your landlord, letting agent or anyone else is harassing you or your family whether this is verbal or physical.

If they are trying to force you to leave your home this is illegal eviction. Choose illegal eviction below.

Some threats or harassment are hate crime. ‘Hate crime’ means crimes that happen because of someone’s:

  • disability or
  • race or ethnicity or
  • religion or belief or
  • sexual orientation or
  • transgender identity

Citizens Advice Bureau – what is hate crime

Call the police on 999 if you are the victim of hate crime. Or choose another organisation:

Police in Brent

True Vision – report a hate crime

True Vision – organisations that help on hate crime

Illegal eviction

Neighbour problems and anti-social behaviour

Antisocial behaviour, nuisance or neighbour disputes can be stressful and frightening.

Citizens Advice Bureau – anti-social behaviour

Citizens Advice Bureau – neighbour disputes

Shelter – how to deal with neighbour disputes

Shelter – how to deal with anti-social behaviour

Brent Council – noise and other nuisance problems in Brent

Brent Council – report anti-social behaviour in Brent

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