The Stalking Advisory Service is a conglomerate of support services who specialise in supporting male and female victims and survivor’s of stalking, harassment
and abuse.

The Stalking Advisory Service has been created to specifically support ‘NON’ Domestic Violence victims of Stalking.

Enquiries & Agency referral forms can be obtained by emailing:
stalking.advocacy@nottinghamshire.pnn.police.uk

Self referrals can be made by calling the Stalking helpline numbers:
Women’s Helpline: 0115 947 6490
Men’s Helpline: 0800 9956 999
If you are experiencing Stalking by an ex-intimate partner please call the Domestic Violence Helpline numbers:
Women’s helpline: 0808 800 0340
Men’s helpline: 0800 9956 999

Stalking is a crime

Stalking is a pattern of repeated, persistent and unwanted behaviour that is invasive and can generate fear. Stalkers can be male or female.

Stalking occurs when the person becomes fixated and obsessed with another. Stalking is a devastating crime and its impact can result in major life changes for the victim, eg:

· Living in constant fear
· Invasion of privacy
· Threats of violence
· Loss of employment
· Having to move
· Isolation, unable to go out
· Depression, Anxiety & PTSD
· Potential physical injuries

You can take immediate action if you are being stalked by calling the police on 101 (non emergency) or 999 if you are in immediate danger.

You can self refer to the Stalking Advocacy Service for support, advice and safety planning on:
0115 947 6490

If you are experiencing stalking then the Stalking Advocacy Service can:

· Assess risk
· Create a bespoke safety plan
· Identify and support your needs and wishes
· Support with reporting to the police
· Support with civil legal interventions
· Signpost to solicitors
· Support with housing applications
· Discuss/identify your options
· Provide emotional support and refer to counselling services
· Advocate with other agencies

The Stalking Advocacy Service aims to:

· Reduce risk and increase your safety
· Listen to and believe you
· Client centred focus
· Increase confidence in reporting
· Advocate and support your wishes

DO NOT ENGAGE OR RESPOND TO YOUR STALKER
(any contact may encourage your stalker to continue with their behaviour)
Discourage your friends and family from challenging your stalker, this could put you or them at greater risk of harm.

Report incidents of stalking to the Police it is a CRIME

You can take immediate action if you are being stalked by calling the police on 101 (non emergency) or 999 if you are in immediate danger.

Want to talk to someone?

If you want to talk to someone about your experience please contact;

Nottinghamshire Women’s Aid on:
01909 533610
Monday – Friday 09:00 -16:30

You can also contact Juno’s helpline on:
Freephone 0808 800 0340