Women’s Aid can help

Women’s Aid can help

家庭暴力是... | Il y a violence conjugale lorsque … | घरेलू उत्पीड़न है ...
Women's Aid jest w stanie Ci pomóc | ਘਰੇਲੂ ਸ਼ੋਸ਼ਣ ਹੈ…

العنف المنزلي هو... | گھریلو زیادتی ہے ......

Domestic abuse is…

  • “when you start and end each day feeling scared”
  • “when you beg him to stop and he doesn’t”
  • “when you hear his key in the lock and you start to shake”
  • “when you can’t phone anyone because he’s put a lock on it”

Women’s Aid can help

Domestic abuse is when a partner or ex-partner makes you feel scared or frightened. You might be hurt physically, sexually or emotionally. It often gets worse over time. Although it can impact on anyone, it is most commonly experienced by women.

  • We know moving on from domestic abuse can be hard.
  • We are here for you every step of the way.
  • We will listen to you
  • We will believe you
  • We will respect your choices
  • We can help find somewhere safe for you and your children
  • We can support you to speak to the police and the courts if you want us to
  • We can help you to find yourself again.

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Staying Safe

If you need immediate help contact Women's Aid, the police domestic abuse liaison officer or your local social work office.

You can also phone Scotland's domestic abuse and forced marriage helpline on 0800 027 1234


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