Γραμμή Άμεσης Βοήθειας Crisis Centre Helpline
The Helpline 1440 offers:
•Counselling support in times of crisis
•Information and communication with other services related to the problems of domestic violence
•Provision for victims with information concerning their basic rights and their options as a victim of domestic violence in order to assist them to find solutions to their problems
The helpline is staffed by trained psychologists and social workers that provide psychological support, guidance, and information with regard to their rights. For other needs such as medical services, legal advice etc, the victim is referred to the responsible government department or agency.
Aims and objectives
The Crisis Center Helpline 1440 is free of charge and operates daily including public holidays and weekends.The aim of the helpline is to give individuals the opportunity to talk about their problems and if they wish, to get advice on how to deal with it. Support can also be requested from various agencies such as the police, social services, psychologists, lawyers and shelters.
The Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family
Nuts code: CY000