Advice & Information
Women's Aid can give you confidential information and support. If you are frightened or worried about the way your partner or ex-partner is treating you, you do not have to put up with it. There are many things you can do to protect yourself and any children from further harm. No one deserves to be abused.
No one should have to put up with abuse. There is support for anyone who needs help. Women and children who are affected by domestic abuse have rights under the law.
SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE 24/7 ON THE
DOMESTIC ABUSE HELPLINE 0800 027 1234
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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 the domestic abuse helpline on 0800 027 1234
Facts & Figures
Studies estimate between 31% and 84% of women with a history of domestic abuse meet the diagnostic criteria for PTSD. For the general population this is between1.2% and 12%