Providing support to people in the Leeds District whose lives have been affected by domestic violence and abuse



Types of Domestic Violence

There is a misconception that abuse is limited to extreme physical violence, but there are many ways abuse can manifest. Click on the examples on the right to find out more about the main types of abuse.


We have also included details and resources relating to domestic abuse against men, abuse in LGBT+ relationships, honour-based abuse and forced marriages.


If your partner or ex partner does any of these things, they are likely to be an abuser.

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