Dating violence help friend
Anyone can be a victim of domestic abuse, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, socio-economic status, sexuality or background.There are different kinds of abuse that can happen in different contexts.Call freephone 08 or visit Many people become aware that a relative or a friend has been abusive/violent to their partner.
Autonomy means independence and freedom from external control.
We publish a list of organisations you can speak to for support The Survivor’s Handbook, created by Women’s Aid, provides information for women on a wide range of issues, such as housing, money, helping your children, and your legal rights.
The guide also explains how to recognise domestic abuse, and identify whether you or someone you know may be in an abusive relationship.
Read the leaflet the Home Office developed with Southall Black Sisters aimed at women in black and minority ethnic communities: Three steps to escaping domestic violence.
Dating violence is controlling, abusive, and aggressive behavior in a romantic relationship. It can include verbal, emotional, physical, or sexual abuse, or a combination.