Websites with information, advice and support
Last updated: 12 9 2018
The staff at Terrafem have vast experience of supporting women and girls who have been abused. They speak many diffrent languages.
Unizon represents over 130 Swedish women's shelters, young women's empowerment centres and other support services which work together for a gender equal society free from violence.
National helpline for women
"Kvinnofridslinjen" is a national support line for persons subjected to threats and violence.
Killfrågor.se is an online chatt support where boys and transgender persons, 10-18 years old, can chat anonymously with volunteers.
1000 Possibilities (1000 Möjligheter) can provide help and support to those who are under 25 and have been or are victims of sexual abuse.
FPES, Full Personality Expression Sweden
The transgender association FPES, Full Personality Expression Sweden, enables the transgender community to be heard in society. The association informs about transgender issues.
ROKS, the National Organisation for Women’s Shelters and Young Women's Shelters in Sweden
ROKS, the National Organisation for Women's Shelters and Young Women's Shelters in Sweden, has about 120 shelters among its members and they provide support and protection to women, girls and children subjected to male violence, as well as to women in lesbian relationships.
My Advice & Support
My Advice and Support (Mina Råd & Stöd) focuses on human rights in issues concerning honour-related violence and oppression and has extensive experience of such matters.
BRIS (Children’s Rights in Society)
Children and young people up to the age of 18 can turn to BRIS, anonymously and free of charge, if they need the support of an adult.
Yuomo - A web-based youth guidance centre, with information in several languages
Here you can find written information or watch films that deal with sex, health, relationships, and much more.
Somaya women’s and young women’s shelter
A women's and young women's shelter that offers sheltered housing for women who are subjected to violence, as well as offering advice and support over the phone. They speak several different languages.