National Hotlines:

Police:   112  
Ambulance:     112

Legal Help

  1. Legal Aid Program Association
    Provides legal aid and legal assistance for those in need of representation in cases before the judiciary.
    Phone: 02 4651312
    Email:
    legal_aid@abv.bg 

Resources (Food, Shelter, Clothing, Crisis Response)

  1. Women´s shelter "Open Door"
    Offers shelter for women.
    Address: 5800 Pleven        
    Phone: +35 (0) 648 467 13"
  2. SOS Families at Risk Foundation
    Provides shelter and resources for women who have survived violence or are vulnerable to violence.
    Address: ""Slavyanska✠32, 9009 Varna        
    Phone: +35 (0) 526 096 77"
  3. Fondacia Animus        
    Provides shelter and resources for women who have survived violence or are vulnerable to violence.
    Address:  Fondacia Animus, Women´s shelter ""Fondacia Animus"", St. Ekzarh Yossif 85, 1000 Sofia        
    Phone: +35 (0) 929 835 205
  4. Ekaterina Karavelova Women Association
    Provides shelter and resources for women who have survived violence or are vulnerable to violence.
    Address: Women´s shelter ""Ekaterina Karavelova"", P.O. Box 283, Silistra        
    Phone: +35 (0) 359 868 204 87
  5. PULSE Foundation
    Provides shelter and resources for women who have survived violence or are vulnerable to violence.
    Phone: +35 (0) 976 601 010
  6. Equilibrium
    Provides shelter and resources for women who have survived violence or are vulnerable to violence.
    Address: Equilibrium, Graf Ignatiev 7, fl.4, 8000 Burgas        
    Phone: +35 (0) 568 256 01
  7. Gender Alternatives Foundation
    Provides assistance to women who have survived violence.
    Address: str. January 4 B et. 2, ap. 3, Plovdiv, 4000, Bulgaria
    Email:
    office@genderalternatives.org 
    Phone: 032/26 07 08
  8. Caritas – Bulgaria
    Caritas provides assistance to survivors of violence in the form of access to basic social services, support and care.
    Postal Address        Oborishte Street 9, 1504 Sofia, Bulgaria
    Telephone: +359 2 94 41 858, +359 2 94 41 873
    Fax        +359 2 94 61 133
    Email        
    e.patashev@caritas.bg 
  9. ACET - Assistance Centre for Torture Survivors
    Provides rehabilitative assistance for survivors of torture and violence.
    Address; 1618 Sofia, Bulgaria, Krasno selo,  3, Dechko Yordanov Str, Floor 1, office 4
    Phone: (+359 2) 423 46 36
    Email:
    office@acet-bg.org 

Education and Employment

  1. YWCA – Bulgaria
    Provides assistance in the form of education and economic empowerment for young women who are vulnerable to or survivors of violence.
    Address: Mladost 3bl 369 entr 3 apt 12 Sofia 1712 Bulgaria
    Phone: (359 2) 74 76 04 / (359 2) 74 76 04

Medical Help

  1. Women’s Helpline               
    Provides counselling support to survivors of violence.                            
    359 2 981 76 86