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Useful contacts

West Midlands Police - Telephone: 999 in an emergency, or 101.

Sandwell Children's Trust - Telephone: 0121 569 3100. Outside these hours call 0121 569 2355.

Adult Social Care - Telephone: Monday - Thursday 9am to 5.30pm and 9am to 5pm on Fridays- 0121 569 2266. Outside these hours call 0121 569 2355.

Black Country Women's Aid - 24hr helpline for men and women (advice and referrals).  Telephone: 0121 552 6448

Sandwell Housing Options Team - Telephone: 0121 368 1166.

Sandwell Victim Support  - Telephone: 0300 303 1977.

Sandwell Council Domestic Abuse Team - Telephone: 0121 569 3030.

Specialist Midwives - Telephone: 0121 507 4711

Murray Hall Community Trust - Telephone: 0121 612 1900

Black Country Partnership NHS Foundation Trust - Initial support and assessment of mental health needs of anyone disclosing issues of domestic abuse. Support from Domestic Abuse Mental Health Safeguarding Nurse. Telephone: 0845 146 1800

Specialist support

Karma Nirvana (honor based abuse and forced marriage) - Telephone: 0800 5999 247 

West Midlands Lesbian & Gay- Telephone: 0845 257 8255

Age UK - Telephone: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm - 0121 437 0033

Childline -  Telephone: 0800 1111 - 24hrs

National Stalking Helpline - Telephone: 0808 802 0300

Men's advice line (male victims of domestic abuse) - Telephone: 0808 801 0327

ManKind Initiative (male victims of domestic abuse) - Telephone: 01823 334244