Need to leave quickly?

Click to immediately exit this site.

Find A Helpline logo

Helplines in Malaysia.

Everyone

Befrienders KL offers free and confidential emotional support to anyone feeling distressed, depressed or suicidal. It's a safe...


Call

All topics
Everyone

Call

All topics
Everyone

Pertubuhan Kebajikan Sneham (Sneham Welfare Organisation Malaysia) Malaysia provides free, compassionate and confidential...


Text

Call

All topics
Everyone

Malaysian Mental Health Association (MMHA) is dedicated to providing free and confidential support and information by phone. We...


Call

Everyone

We provide legal information and counselling services to survivors. These services are available physically, online and via our...


Call

Everyone

Talian Kasih menyediakan perkhidmatan bagi menangani kejadian kecemasan berkaitan kebajikan dan kema


Call

All topics
Adults

Gem Helpline (former BGFCU) was established in 1992 to provide emotional support based on secular psychological and counseling...


Call

Women
Youth
Children

We provide free and confidential services to survivors of domestic violence, rape, and other forms of violence. Our services...


Text

Call


Call

Illustration of a woman throwing a lifebuoy to a distressed person, symbolizing providing a lifeline for people in crisis

Get help with abuse and domestic violence from a hotline in Malaysia

Domestic violence is any action intended to control or keep power over a spouse, partner, family member, or girlfriend/boyfriend. The abuse may take the form of something physical, or it may be emotional, verbal, sexual, or financial. You might feel threatened, controlled, or belittled.

One in three women and one in three men have experienced abuse or domestic violence. You might be afraid of reaching out for support. However, there are people who are equipped and willing to help you. Consider reaching out to any of the 10 hotlines in Malaysia who with abuse and domestic violence if you are experiencing these signs:

  • Avoiding certain topics so that you don’t anger your partner/family member
  • Your partner/family member has told you they will commit suicide if you leave
  • Your privacy online being invaded
  • Your belongings and property being destroyed
  • Not allowing you to work or get an education
  • Believing that your partner/family member’s aggressive behavior is your fault
  • Feeling helpless, desperate, or emotionally numb
  • Being taken advantage of financially

You might feel completely alone if you are a victim of abuse and domestic violence. Many people in your position tend to hide what they are experiencing. However, know that it is nothing to be ashamed of. The abuse and everything about it is absolutely not your fault.

If you're experiencing abuse and domestic violence, feeling scared is perfectly natural. You could be doubtful and convinced that there’s no way out. Talking to someone in Malaysia who understands how abusive relationships work might help you feel less hopeless and powerless.

For free and confidential support with abuse and domestic violence, consider contacting a hotline in Malaysia today.


Find A Helpline brand mark with two chat bubbles in a heart shape

Made with ♡ by ThroughLine in Aotearoa, New Zealand.


Copyright © 2023 ThroughLine Limited
All rights reserved.