It is now an accepted fact that the covid - 19 lockdown across the world, has caused a huge rise in incidents of domestic abuse. As victims are ever more isolated and pressure builds, the abuser takes advantage of the lockdown to inflict more abuse.
YOU ARE NOT ALONE.
Please see our advice on staying safe at home, https://55930de1-5f8d-41e7-b276-2cdc1745882b.filesusr.com/ugd/5feb8a_abd9bc375c9c48ffbd66521ede2e168b.pdf or if you're a key worker suffering from domestic abuse, see our "workplace personal safety plan" document.https://55930de1-5f8d-41e7-b276-2cdc1745882b.filesusr.com/ugd/5feb8a_3b487f5c31c040ffbbb542be727313f6.pdf
Domestic abuse agencies are still operating and the police will still respond if you need them. Remember, in an emergency, always dial 999.
You can find a list of domestic abuse agencies here:https://www.d-a-b-s.co.uk/resources
Stay safe and take care.