Advice and Information

Advice and Information


Are you experiencing domestic abuse? Go to help and information for women or help for young people

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.

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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

Facts & Figures

On one day in Scotland in 2014, 859 women and 400 children and young people were supported by a Women's Aid group (SWA 2014)


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