Domestic Violence and Abuse

Children/Young People

ADVA - Home is where the hurt is - contact us: 01392 382066

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If you are at risk we recommend you use a computer outside your home; either at work, at a friend’s home or free at your local library.

Home is where the hurt is - watch the video

Are you worried about your home life?

If you are in immediate danger call 999 now. If you would like to talk to someone, call Childline on 0800 1111.

The Home Office Teenage Rape Prevention campaign launched on Monday 5 March 2012. More information is available on the campaign website >>

If you are visiting this website, you might be unsure about things happening in your home.

Your parents or members of your family might not be getting on as well as they used to.

You might be wondering if something is wrong, and you might be feeling worried, sad, or angry over things going on around you. You may even be feeling responsible for things going on around you.

This website will give you more information about what domestic abuse is, where you can get more information, and who you can talk to.

Remember - if someone is abusing you, it is never right, and there are people you can turn to.

If English is not your first language the Women's Aid website has a range of information in different languages.