Domestic abuse is not just physical violence. Domestic abuse comes in many different forms including:
Anyone can experience domestic abuse and it can happen in all kinds of relationships regardless of age, race, religion, gender, sexuality, disability or lifestyle. It is rarely a one off event and often becomes worse and more frequent over time. This chain of events needs to be broken and there are a range of organisations there to help.
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If you are experiencing domestic abuse, or if you know or suspect that another tenant is, please Contact us right away.
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Homes in Sedgemoor can:
Network for Surviving Stalking
This charity is dedicated to supporting victims of stalking and harassment, and providing information about what is often a misunderstood subject. If you are a victim of stalking and harassment or know of someone who is, you can contact the free helpline on 0300 636 0300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
0845 30 30 900
National charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales. Provide confidential help to victims of crime, their family, friends and anyone else affected.
0808 2000 247
Women's Aid is the national domestic violence charity that helps up to 250,000 women and children every year.
0800 69 49 999
Somerset Change is a county wide service run by Action for Advocacy that offers support for male and female victims of domestic abuse.
0800 694 9999
|Somerset Survivors provides information, help and support for anyone affected by domestic abuse in Somerset.|
0808 2000 247
Support for victims of domestic violence with a network of safe houses that provide emergency accommodation for women and children when they are most in need.
08452 60 44 60
Broken Rainbow is a national charity that supports lesbian, gay and transgender people who are experiencing domestic violence.
|The ManKind Initiative is a national charity that provides help and support for male victims of domestic abuse and domestic violence.|
08457 90 90 90
|Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide.|