Help for Family and Friends

How you can help a friend or family member who is experiencing domestic abuse?

Listening

Acknowledgement

Support

DON’T tell them to leave the relationship if they are not ready to do this.

Remember it must be their decision.

Support them to seek help

Suggested items to be included in an emergency bag:

Taking care of you

Further information for family and friends concerned about a loved one can be found at:

www.refuge.org.uk or www.womensaid.org.uk