Dar Merhba Bik
Dar Merhba Bik Foundation offers shelter to women and children who fall victim to abuse in their relationship. The service offered includes counselling to survivors to regain their dignity and self-respect while experiencing security and safety within the residence.
Dar Emmaus is located in Gozo. It welcomes persons who are homeless or who need to stay away from home due to domestic violence or some other reason. Persons in such situation are referred to seek shelter at Dar Emmaus by a social worker. Residents can stay at Dar Emmaus for up to 10 days.
Supportline 179 is a national service to people who are in times of difficulty or crisis. The primary mission of the Supportline 179 service is to provide, immediate and unbiased help to those seeking information, support and/or require a referral to social service agencies.
The number for all emergency services in Malta (ambulance, fire and police) is 112.
Victim Support Malta
Victim Support Malta (VSM) is a registered Non-Governmental organisation, which provides support and assistance to victims of crime, such as thefts and burglaries, domestic violence, sexual assault, harassment, discrimination and cybercrime.
Domestic Violence Unit
The Domestic Violence Unit employs professional Social Workers that provide specialised social work services to victims of domestic violence and their children.
Għabex Emergency Shelter
Għabex Emergency Shelter is committed to provide immediate protection through a safe environment to women and their children suffering violence in family and intimate relationships as well as to women victims of Human Trafficking.
Managing Abusive Behaviour Services
These services are composed of the Domestic Abuse Intervention Programme and Women Who Use Force.
The Domestic Abuse Intervention Programme is a service for men who use abusive behaviour against their female partners.
The service Women who use Force, is designed to support women who use force against other adults in a process of exploring safe and respectful behaviour and in making the necessary changes.
Phone: +356 22959000
Kellimni.com’s online youth support service offers teenagers and young adults the opportunity to voice their concerns in confidence, anonymously to get support from professionally trained operators. Kellimni.com invites youths to contact an operator through SmartMessaging available through theKellimni.com App which is downloadable free of charge from the AppStore and PlayStore. Alternatively, send youths may send an email through the Kellimni.com website.
Men Against Violence
The main objectives of Men Against Violence are to promote the engagement of men and boys in activities to prevent all forms of violence, raise awareness about the effects of violence committed and to foster equality between genders and sexes.
Dar Papa Frangisku
Dar Papa Franġisku offers emergency shelter service for males age eighteen and above and has a capacity of twenty beds, which are available on a first come first serve basis. Access to the shelter is from 6:00pm and service users are to leave by 9:30am the following morning.
Phone: +356 27888211 / +356 77026644
Dar Papa Maria Dolores
Dar Maria Dolores is an emergency night shelter for women age eighteen and above. It has a capacity of eight beds, which are available on a first come first, serve basis. Access to the shelter is from 6:00pm and service users are to leave by 9:30am the following morning.
Women’s Rights Foundation
Women’s Rights Foundation (WRF) is a voluntary organisation committed to informing, educating and empowering women concerning their legal rights. WRF provides free legal advice and initial legal representation to women.
Rainbow Support Services
The Rainbow Support Service offers the services of Social Workers with the aim to provide support and information to individuals and families who seek the help of the service for a number of reasons, such as issues in coming out, sexual health related issues, intra-personal struggles, inter- personal relationships, and issues in education and employment. The service is offered to adults and minors.
Gozo Social Work Unit
Cases of domestic violence are referred to the Gozo Social Work Unit either by the domestic violence survivors themselves or through the police/court authorities, relatives and/or parish priests. Initial assessment is performed and immediate support is given accordingly.
Phone: +356 22156630 / +356 22156635
Legal Aid Malta was provides legal services to indigent people who qualify for legal aid in civil and criminal matters
Phone: +356 25674330