Domestic violence is any action or behaviour from a partner or spouse, girlfriend/boyfriend or family member that aims to control you. For some, this is physical violence, for others it takes the form of verbal, emotional, sexual or financial abuse.
If you are being psychologically, emotionally or physically harmed, you are not alone. Statistics show that one in three women and one in three men have experienced abuse and domestic violence. If you're looking for support, there are 1 abuse and domestic violence hotlines in Sligo, Ireland. Reach out if this is happening:
After months or years of abusive behaviour from your partner or family member, you might doubting yourself and your sanity. However, this is your abuser talking. The abuse, and everything associated with it, is not your fault.
You might feel insecure and unsure what the right thing to do in your situation is. Fortunately, there are professionals and volunteers in Sligo, Ireland who have experience helping domestic violence and abuse victims. They could help you find your way towards a better life.
If you feel like you might need support today, try reaching out to a hotline in Sligo, Ireland. It's free and confidential.