Domestic Violence occurs when a family member, partner or ex-partner attempts to physically or psychologically dominate another. Partners may be married or not married; heterosexual, gay, or lesbian; living together, separated or dating. The violence takes many forms and can happen all the time or once in a while and it is never your fault regardless of what they say. "Sorry" is just a word!
Examples of abuse include:
When this happens remember you are not alone and help is at hand. If you can't leave your house use the phone to contact help and support.
Some useful websites which also include contact details and other useful information-