Factsheet available. National free phone helpline open 24-hours for anyone with child protection concerns 0800 028 3550
Organisations in Scotland
Amina: Muslim Women’s Resource Centre
Services, campaigning and helpline on 0808 801 0301
Dignity Alert Research Forum (DARF).
Education, support, training and campaigning around FGM. Based in Edinburgh and working across Scotland.
Kenyan Women in Scotland Association (KIWSA)
Working to raise awareness of FGM and other Harmful traditional Practices.
Shakti Women`s Aid
Support for Black and minority ethnic women following domestic abuse or harmful cultural practices. Training service.
Saheliya is a specialist mental health and well-being support organisation for black and minority ethnic (BME) women and girls (12+) in Scotland.
Women’s Support Project
Resources available to support training and public education on FGM. Contact for the FGM Aware Network.
National VAW Training Resources
Range of resources to support training and public education on violence against women.
World Health Organisation
Factsheet on FGM
Information, resources and training on a range of issues, including FGM.
Works on women`s equality and against violence against women. Website includes resources which can inform training.
ACCM (UK) works to tackle and eliminate harmful traditional practices, Female Genital Mutilation (FGM); Forced Marriage (FM); and Honour Based Violence (HBV) that impacts and violent the human rights and wellbeing of girls and women.
Educational and video resources to support work with young people