SMS service for Domestic Violence and Gender-Based Violence issues

Country of Implementation



SMS +357 99984042. A mobile number available to the public for sending a text message asking for help 24/7.

Innovative aspect

Through the new service APHVF has achieved access to support and reporting not only for persons who are unable to call the helpline at the given moment, but also for persons with disabilities.

Duration of the measure


Implementing actor(s)

Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family (APHVF)

Type of organisation