Domestic abuse includes any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive,
threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who are, or
have been, partners or family members, regardless of gender or sexuality.
Domestic abuse doesn't just refer to physical violence but can encompass many forms of abuse:
Our safeguarding policy and procedures are in place to ensure that everyone we come into contact with can be protected from harm. If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic abuse, please call the office on 0114 228 8100 and we'll help you get the support you need.
Men's Advice Line | 0808 801 0327
Galop (LGBT+ advice line) | 0800 999 5428
Muslim Women’s Network (specialist advice for Muslim women) | 0800 999 5786
Action on Elder Abuse | 0808 808 8141
Karma Nirvana (supporting victims of honour-based violence) | 0800 5999 247
South Yorkshire Police | call 101 in a non-emergency and 999 in an emergency