Domestic abuse or violence is a crime and should be reported to the police - there are other organisations who can offer you help and support.
Call 999 if it is an emergency or you are in immediate danger.
The police take domestic violence seriously and will be able to help and protect you.
If it is not an emergency contact your local neighbourhood policing team.
Other organisations who can help
Contact any of the following organisations to get help and advice about domestic abuse.
Freephone National Domestic Abuse Helpline, run by Refuge. Telephone 0808 200 0247.
Galop (for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people). Telephone 0800 999 5428.
Men’s Advice Line. Telephone 0808 801 0327.
Rape Crisis (England and Wales). Telephone 0808 802 9999.
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