Domestic violence

If you are a victim of domestic violence, and want advice and help in confidence, contact the 24-hour Domestic Violence Helpline.

Telephone: 0800 066 5555

Domestic violence is a serious crime which should not be tolerated. It affects 1 in 4 women and 1 in 6 men at some point in their lives, yet remains under-reported.

In these pages we hope to help you find useful information and advice on how to deal with domestic violence.

Below, you will find details of who can help, what legal protection you can receive, accommodation, child welfare and others: