If you’re experiencing domestic abuse or know someone who is affected by this, it’s important to tell someone.
Domestic abuse can happen to anyone, did you know it can include the following:
- Violence or threats towards you or your children
- Calling you names or making you feel bad about yourself
- Stopping you seeing friends or family
- Not letting you have any money
Abuse comes in many forms including; sexual abuse, bullying, economic abuse, coercive control plus psychological and physical abuse.
This can be from someone, aged 16 or over, who has been an intimate partner or a family member, regardless of their gender or sexuality.