Mankind Initiative

The Mankind Initiative is a confidential helpline that is available for all men across the UK suffering domestic abuse/violence by their current or former partner; either a female or same sex partner. The helpline is open 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday. They also welcome calls from women concerned about a male victim, support organisations, charities and statutory agencies.

This can range from actual violence or object throwing, to mental abuse such as constant bullying or constant insults. They provide both emotional support and practical information.

Geographical area service covers


Who is the service for?

Male victims of domestic abuse/violence

Referral routes into service (professionals, self)

Self referral

Risk level you support

Medium to low

Other relevant information