Useful contacts

Last updated: 27/04/2021

Relationships Scotland


Parentline Scotland

0800 028 2233


Scottish Child Law Centre

0131 667 6333


Scottish Women’s Aid

Scottish Women’s Aid: links to local Women’s Aid groups for advice and support for women and children experiencing domestic abuse. Local Women’s Aid groups have specialist children’s workers.


Scotland’s Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline

Scotland’s Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline: for anyone affected by domestic abuse. Phone: 0800 027 1234. Email Webchat.  Open 24 hours with translation service to speak to you in your preferred language.


Amina Muslim Women’s Resource Centre

Amina Muslim Women’s Resource Centre: Helpline for Muslim women across Scotland. Phone: 0808 801 0301.


Child Benefit Helpline

0300 200 3100


Child Maintenance Options

0800 953 0191

Parenting Plan

Scottish Government plan to help separated parents discuss and plan practical arrangements for their children.