24 February, 2021
SINGAPORE - The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) has launched the first 24-hour integrated helpline for people to report family violence, as well as other cases of abuse and neglect.
The National Anti-Violence Helpline (NAVH) has been taking calls since Jan 18. It will operate round the clock throughout the year, making it easier and more accessible for victims of violence and abuse to seek help.
The NAVH number is 1800-777-0000. In its first month of operation, the helpline received about 450 calls.