Help Lines for Gender Based Violence

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We have provided a list of help lines and addresses for Gender Based Violence and advocacy centers in Nigeria.

These help lines have been grouped to cover the four major regions in Nigeria. We also have the general group you can quickly reach out to or you can contact us directly to report any incident or ask for help.

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Dispute Resolution and Development Initiative (DAG).
  • Address:
    No. 7 Zaria Road, by Federal Inland Revenue Headquarters, Glade, Kano.
  • Email:
  • Hotline:
    08032161356, 08023089095
Isa Wali Empowerment Initiative
  • Address: No 10 Arakan road, Nassarawa GRA Kano.
  • Website:

LEAD Kaduna

Jigawa Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC).

– Address: Dutse General Hospital.

– Email address:

– Phone number: 09033035588

Waraka Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC).

– Address: Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital, Kano.
– Email address:
– Phone number: 08032882149

Kaduna Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC)

– Address: Sir Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa Memorial Hospital, Kafanchan.

– Phone number:

Nigerian Red Cross Society.

  • Address: 1, Nassarawa, Hospital Road Kano.
  • Email:,
  • Hotline: 08037881595
Women Security and Peace Network.
  • Address: C/o NSRP. Dambazau link, off Dawaki Road, Nassarawa Kano.
  • Email:

Zamani Foundation.

Kano Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC).

– Address: Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital, Kano.

– Phone number: 08032882149

Salama Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC).

Dr Gwamna Awan
– Address: General Hospital, Kakuri-Kaduna
– Email address:
– Phone number: 08092049888, 09029991140, 07018160776
09032063306, 08033837025.

Other Advocacy and Healing Based Organizations.

Women’s Rights Advancement and Protection Alternative (WRAPA)

WRAPA is a registered and Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Non-Political and Non-Profit making charitable organization whose aim is to actualize the legal rights of women, through mobilization, sensitization and provision of legal and other support services.

Address: 17, Rafindadi Road, Unguwar Shanu, Kaduna.


Help Line: 08033144905, 08100127508

International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA Nigeria)

A Non-Governmental, Non-Profit Organization made up of women lawyers whose aim is to enhance and promote the welfare of women and children.

Address: Court of Appeal Headquarters, Three Arms Zone, Off Shehu Shagari Way, Abuja. Abuja FCT 90001 Nigeria.


Help Line:07088496115

Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC)

Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC) is a nonprofit civil rights organization whose aim is to promote respect for human rights, gender equality, equity, rule of law, accountability and social justice in Nigeria. WARDC operates in 18 States in the country.

Address: 9b james Oluleye Crescent (Harmony Enclave), off Adeniyi Jones by Koko bus stop, Ikeja, Lagos State. San Francisco, California 65432.

Help Line: 08180056401

The Joy Hub

The Joy Hub is a non-judgemental safe space where young Nigerians dealing with anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts can get help and heal. The hub also allows NGOs working in the mental health space to provide services to the public.

Address: 14 Shofidiya Street, off Adegoke Street, Surulere, Lagos.

Help Line: 0700-THE-JOY-HUB

Project Alert

Project Alert is a non-governmental women’s rights organization. It was founded in January 1999 to promote and protect the rights of women and young girls.

Help Line: 08180091072

The Mirabel Centre (SARC – Sexual Assault Referral Centre)

Managed by Partnership for Justice

Address: Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) Ikeja, Lagos Nigeria.

Help Line: 08155770000, 07013491769, 0818724348, 01-2957816,,