This #ItsNeverOk website offers a one-stop view of services across Wirral for domestic abuse support.
It is open to anyone who may be experiencing or think they are experiencing domestic abuse. A confidential service for male and female victims and is for anyone over the age of 16 years.
If you are experiencing domestic abuse and are at risk of serious harm from intimate partners, ex-partners or family members, you can talk about this to a professional who can offer support. This includes Wirral’s Domestic Abuse support service, where an Independent Domestic Violence Advocates (IDVA) can be available to support you.
If you are in immediate danger call the police on 999.
Domestic Abuse can take many forms:
- Physical attacks
- Harrassment and stalking
- Continual put downs and name calling
- Forced sexual abuse
- Threatening to take the children
- Financial control
- Emotional abuse
- Forced marriage and ‘honour crimes’