Everyone should feel safe in their home and local community. If you are experiencing domestic abuse, are a survivor of domestic abuse or require some more information, our trained teams are here to help and advise you.
You are not alone…
Here are some facts and figures:
Domestic-abuse related offences account for 16% of all violent crime in the UK, however it is still the crime least likely to be reported to the police.
On average 1 in 4 women and 1 in 6 men experience domestic violence in their lifetime and over 130,000 children are living in a household where there is a significant risk of domestic abuse.
Two women a week and 30 men per year are killed as a result of this nasty crime, and it’s believed that on average women will experience over 30 incidents of abuse before making a report.