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Domestic abuse support for Islington council tenants

If you’re an Islington council tenant, we can support you if you’re experiencing domestic abuse or violence.

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Domestic violence or abuse can be:

  • physical or sexual abuse
  • psychological or emotional
  • financial control or abuse
  • harassment and stalking
  • online abuse

Anyone can be a victim of domestic violence and abuse. It can happen between intimate partners, household members or carers.

See how domestic abuse is defined at the GOV.uk website

In an emergency, always call the police on 999.

How to get support for domestic abuse if you live in a council property

If you’re an Islington council tenant  or a member of their household, you can speak to your local area housing office for support.

  • Holland Walk – phone 020 7527 7480
  • Upper Street – phone 020 7527 5300
  • St John Street – phone 020 7527 6250

You’ll speak to a trained professional who’ll listen and help you to understand your options.

All conversations are confidential, and you can speak to someone of your own gender.

Support for other residents

If you’re not an Islington council tenant, you can still get support to consider your housing options if you’re affected by domestic abuse.

Simply speak to the housing options team for advice and support.

Phone 020 7527 4140

Email rehousing@islington.gov.uk

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