Domestic abuse is happening every day, in
every part of the UK.
One incident of domestic abuse is reported to police nationally
1 in 4 women and 1 in 6 men will be affected at sometime in
their lives by domestic abuse.
Whether you’re experiencing domestic abuse or think your friend or
loved one might be, this section of our site provides you
with advice on where you can turn for help, actions you
can take and how we can help.
Domestic abuse is any incident of threatening behaviour,
violence or abuse. The violence can include physical, sexual,
emotional or financial abuse, threats and damage.
Victims can be subjected to any or all of the above, regardless
of age, ethnicity, religion, sexuality, disability, lifestyle or
To report incidents of domestic abuse, in an emergency dial: 999
or for non-emergencies dial: 101 (in Wales) or 0845 6071002 (from
How we can help
Children and Domestic Abuse
Men living with Domestic Abuse
Practical steps you can take
Partners in tackling Domestic Abuse
Links to further support groups
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