If you think you are in immediate danger, ALWAYS dial 999 and ask for the police.
If you live in Leicester or Leicestershireare you can call the United Against Violence and Abuse, (UAVA) central helpline on 0808 802 0028
If you are not in immediate danger but fleeing domestic violence contact The National Domestic Violence Helpline (24 hours) on: 0808 2000 247
What is domestic violence?
Domestic violence involves the misuse of power and is based on a range of control mechanisms. This can be by a partner, an ex-partner, a carer or one or more family members. Domestic violence can happen to anyone, regardless of their background.
Domestic violence support services
Below are a list of services open to men and women who are affected by domestic violence, including those affected as a third party.