Next Link domestic abuse telephone help lines are open 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday to Friday and
9:30am – 1:00pm on Saturday 
0117 925 0680

Help is also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on the National Domestic Violence Helpline – Freephone 0808 2000 247

Thanks to Cllr Rachel Hunt for the excellent donation of £1,434.02 from her Chair’s Charities Fund. It will help us to continue our work supporting victims and children who come into the South Gloucestershire services because they are fleeing from domestic abuse.

The Chair’s fund was established in May 1998 as a focus for collecting funds for locally-based charities.  Each year the new Chair of Council chooses which charities he or she wishes to support.  Any donations received during that year are presented to the charities at the annual council meeting. This [...]

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As well as domestic abuse support services we provide women's mental health support services and independent support for victims of rape and sexual abuse.
Click below for links to our sister organisations:

Next Link operates local domestic abuse support services in South and North Bristol and a specialist advice service for anyone worried about forced marriage.
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Friday, November 8th, 2019 at 8:01pm
Our launch event for the violence against women and girls transformation project is underway! We have been working in partnership with @womankindTC #event https://t.co/kDiihlrOzR NextLinkHousing photo
Friday, November 8th, 2019 at 6:05pm
Looking forward to our launch event today for the evaluation of Avon & Somerset's Home Office Violence Against Women&Girls Transformation Project. Sue Mounstevens will be speaking. Find out more - https://t.co/3A8MYhqNHl #setting up #event
Thursday, November 7th, 2019 at 11:45pm
Thank you very much to Greggs Bakery in Broadwalk Knowle @GreggsOfficial who regularly donate unused food to us for us to take to women and children using our Next Link domestic abuse support services. Thank you very much to the staff for their ongoing support. #ThankYou https://t.co/OlGezbodRM NextLinkHousing photo
Thursday, November 7th, 2019 at 6:30pm
Calling all runners! Is anyone interested in supporting our Next Link domestic abuse services by running the Bath Half with our Next Link Flyers team. The race is March 15th 2020. If you are tempted by this challenge ring us on 01179251811 https://t.co/WQ3vd7u5Dy #BathHalf
Thursday, November 7th, 2019 at 2:01am
Thursday 28th November 2019, 4.30pm. Please come and join us!
The march highlights the United Nation’s International Elimination of Violence against Women’s day. https://t.co/Ydw3uWPqDV https://t.co/aeQb3WMr6s
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Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 at 11:45pm
City Voices Bristol will be performing their Christmas carol concert on Sunday 8th December and raising money for Next Link. Buy your ticket today - https://t.co/kuDDPp4bbA #ThankYou https://t.co/kE6cPtsC9v NextLinkHousing photo
Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 at 8:15pm
Come along to the peer support activity group, open to any woman in Bristol with a mental health issue, Thursday 11-1. We are going to be making chocolate truffles & gift boxes. It is free of charge & there is no sign up, just come along to 5 Queens square. #support https://t.co/uEKkA3VHwS NextLinkHousing photo
Friday, November 1st, 2019 at 8:02pm
Domestic Abuse Peer Support Group. Small friendly groups meeting once a week until Christmas. A safe space offering emotional and practical support. Contact Nicky nicola.mccoll @nextlinkhousing.co.uk / 0117 925 0680 https://t.co/ISl9R0hJr4 NextLinkHousing photo
Friday, November 1st, 2019 at 6:46pm
Last chance to register for the launch of the evaluation of Avon & Somerset's Home Office Violence Against Women and Girls Transformation Project. Friday November 8th, 10.30am - 12.30pm. Speakers include Sue Mounstevens. Find out more - https://t.co/3A8MYhqNHl
Friday, November 1st, 2019 at 1:45am
This afternoon we enjoyed an info event for some of our amazing volunteers, Charlotte from Next Link ran a really interesting session about domestic abuse and the group work support services that they offer. Thanks to Charlotte - & to our volunteers for coming along. #volunteering https://t.co/E6sP2bIPuK NextLinkHousing photo
Wednesday, October 30th, 2019 at 7:30pm
Bookings close on Friday for our launch event of the evaluation of Avon & Somerset's Home Office Violence Against Women&Girls Transformation Project. Friday November 8th, 10.30am - 12.30pm. Speakers include Sue Mounstevens. Find out more - https://t.co/3A8MYhqNHl
Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 at 7:20pm
Yoko Ono collaborates with survivors from Next Link and Safe Link in her first solo show in Bristol! You can read our CEO's blog about the exhibition here - https://t.co/eJWSdHkkY7 The exhibition, addressing the abuse of women, is free and on until Dec 31st #event @GeorgianHouse
Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 at 6:05pm
Today Safe Link welcomes Bee as their new Safe Link Admin Volunteer. Bee has been involved with the organisation for a long time and we are delighted she will now be also supporting the Safe Link team. #ThankYou #volunteering https://t.co/xuS9R2ou7r NextLinkHousing photo
Monday, October 28th, 2019 at 7:12pm
You are invited to the launch of the evaluation of Avon & Somerset's Home Office Violence Against Women and Girls Transformation Project. Friday November 8th, 10.30am - 12.30pm. Chaired by Carol Metters, speakers include Sue Mounstevens. Find out more - https://t.co/3A8MYhqNHl