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Get Support

Our Services

We adopt a person-centred approach that respects cultural diversity. Our mental wellbeing team provides a listening ear, for you to ventilate your emotions and discuss your worries, fears, and traumatic experiences. We are here to listen, comfort, and support.

Contact our Helplines:


Connect with a Supportive Community and Share Your Stories

We provide a space for men to uplift and empower each other by sharing their personal experiences of harmful practices and raising awareness on the impact on women, couples, and children. Find out more about SIMBA or learn more about our group sessions to become part of a like-minded community where you can share your experiences with others. 

Contact us on 0161 975 6009
Available: Monday – Friday:
10am – 4pm

Download the SIMBA leaflet here.  

The Lotus Hub

NESTAC is part of the Lotus Hub project, which runs a specialist service that can be reached out by both professionals and women seeking help.   

Phone: 07894443756 
Available: Monday to Friday
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

We support women (18+) who are at risk of or affected by Gender-Based Violence, including but not limited to:

  • Domestic Abuse 

  • Forced Marriage

  • Honour-Based Abuse 

  • Female Genital Mutilation 

  • Domestic Servitude 

  • Sexual Trauma

Download the Lotus Hub leaflet here. 

Ear For You

Free Emotional Support helpline with Bilingual Transcultural Therapists.

Phone: 07449651677 
Text: Send 'HELP' to receive a response from our team.
Available: Tuesday to Thursday
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

What we offer on the Helpline? 

Tailored support for anyone affected or at risk of harmful cultural beliefs, traditions and customs. We have bilingual Peer Mentors who will ensure you are listened to.

Download the Ear For You leaflet here.

We provide services across Greater Manchester, including drop-in sessions in locations such as Stockport and Rochdale. Contact us for further information.

See more info by clicking below.

Drop-ins for general advice, guidance and support for refugees and asylum seekers

Greater Manchester

Tel: 01619756009
Email: enquiries@nestac.org.uk

Address: Houldsworth Business & Arts Centre, Houldsworth Mill, Houldsworth Street, Reddish, Stockport, SK5 6DA

VAWG Support (Rochdale)


Tel: 01706860157
Email: guardiansafeguard@nestac.org.uk

Address: Rochdale Women’s Welfare Association, 18 Trafalgar St, Rochdale OL16 2EB 

VAWG Support (Salford)


Tel: 01619756009 or 07449651677
Email: guardiansafeguard@nestac.org.uk

Address: Pendleton Library, Pendleton Gateway, 1 Broadwalk, Pendleton, Salford, M6 5FX

VAWG Support (Greater Manchester)

Greater Manchester

Tel: 01619756009
Email: guardiansafeguard@nestac.org.uk

Address: Houldsworth Business & Arts Centre, Houldsworth Mill, Houldsworth Street, Reddish, Stockport, SK5 6DA