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Here are the resources we found for domestic violence for professionals:

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Male Domestic Abuse

Brynn has partnered with Fixers UK to encourage male victims of domestic violence to speak out. This video shares the experiences of a variety of men who are dealing with domestic violence within their home lives, and how they are suffering in silence because of society’s preconceived notions that men can be victims too.

Domestic Abuse: A Fairytale?

Victims of domestic abuse are frequently stereotyped as female, but Alex has joined together with Fixers to challenge this myth through this video. Domestic abuse isn’t just a female problem, men can suffer from domestic abuse too.

Love and Abuse

This is a free to access resource, created by Jory Kusy, available through YouTube. Everything seemed fine between Olivia and John. Just two teens, boyfriend and girlfriend, but when John begins to become jealous of Olivia’s male friend and study partner, Andrew, things between John and Olivia become physical. John and Olivia share their stories and tell what took place between the two.

What is Domestic Violence?

A short film about domestic violence by Lighthouse Women’s Aid, a charity supporting women and children affected by domestic abuse in Suffolk, UK.

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The Haven

(Featured resource)The Haven Wolverhampton supports women and their dependent children who are vulnerable to domestic violence, homelessness and abuse. They offer refuge accommodation, financial support, visual evidence for victims and training for professionals. It gives an opportunity for women to cry and express themselves without prejudice.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Victim Support

Victim Support is an independent charity who work with people who are affected by a crime or traumatic event. They aims to provide people with the support they need in order to feel safer and find the strength they need to move beyond a crime.

Base 25

Base 25 is a young person’s drop in centre based in Wolverhampton city centre. They offer a wide range of advice covering numerous topics including; child sexual exploitation, gangs, anger management, gender based project, young dads work and, counselling.

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The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Family Violence

Family or domestic violence or abuse can be physical, emotional, psychological, financial or sexual. It can include any situation where someone is forced to alter their behaviour due to fear of their partner’s reaction. This webpage covers the impact of family violence on young people, where to find out more about family violence, spotting the signs, and what schools can do to help pupils who have witnessed family violence.

Domestic Violence and Abuse – Its Effects on Children

This webpage details how domestic violence can impact you people. This leaflet is split into small sections that can help educate anyone who works with young people or the parents and carers of young people about the impact domestic violence can have on a young person's life.

Domestic Violence

Anyone forced to alter their behaviour because they are frightened of their partner’s reaction is being abused. This single page from the Black Country CAMHS website, looks at different forms of domestic violence, and gives the reader advice on what to do if they are a victim of domestic violence, or are a child witnessing domestic violence.

Research/report

Girls Making History – Domestic Violence and Abuse in Teenage Relationships

Girls Making History is an ongoing Bristol-based project designed and led, in a co-productive partnership, by Knowle West Media Centre and a group of local young women aged 13-24 . The project aims to ask how, by harnessing the expertise of young women’s direct experience of violence and coercive control in their relationships, digital tools might raise awareness of the cultural normalisation of partner violence in teenage relationships and social networks.

Online course

Domestic Abuse e-Learning

Domestic abuse is a serious and widespread problem affecting nearly 10% of women and 5% of men every year. Domestic violence leads to, on average, two women being murdered each week and 30 men each year, according to statistics from Living Without Abuse.

Male Domestic Abuse

Brynn has partnered with Fixers UK to encourage male victims of domestic violence to speak out. This video shares the experiences of a variety of men who are dealing with domestic violence within their home lives, and how they are suffering in silence because of society’s preconceived notions that men can be victims too.

Domestic Abuse: A Fairytale?

Victims of domestic abuse are frequently stereotyped as female, but Alex has joined together with Fixers to challenge this myth through this video. Domestic abuse isn’t just a female problem, men can suffer from domestic abuse too.

Love and Abuse

This is a free to access resource, created by Jory Kusy, available through YouTube. Everything seemed fine between Olivia and John. Just two teens, boyfriend and girlfriend, but when John begins to become jealous of Olivia’s male friend and study partner, Andrew, things between John and Olivia become physical. John and Olivia share their stories and tell what took place between the two.

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The Haven

(Featured resource)The Haven Wolverhampton supports women and their dependent children who are vulnerable to domestic violence, homelessness and abuse. They offer refuge accommodation, financial support, visual evidence for victims and training for professionals. It gives an opportunity for women to cry and express themselves without prejudice.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Victim Support

Victim Support is an independent charity who work with people who are affected by a crime or traumatic event. They aims to provide people with the support they need in order to feel safer and find the strength they need to move beyond a crime.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Family Violence

Family or domestic violence or abuse can be physical, emotional, psychological, financial or sexual. It can include any situation where someone is forced to alter their behaviour due to fear of their partner’s reaction. This webpage covers the impact of family violence on young people, where to find out more about family violence, spotting the signs, and what schools can do to help pupils who have witnessed family violence.

Domestic Violence and Abuse – Its Effects on Children

This webpage details how domestic violence can impact you people. This leaflet is split into small sections that can help educate anyone who works with young people or the parents and carers of young people about the impact domestic violence can have on a young person's life.

Research/report

Girls Making History – Domestic Violence and Abuse in Teenage Relationships

Girls Making History is an ongoing Bristol-based project designed and led, in a co-productive partnership, by Knowle West Media Centre and a group of local young women aged 13-24 . The project aims to ask how, by harnessing the expertise of young women’s direct experience of violence and coercive control in their relationships, digital tools might raise awareness of the cultural normalisation of partner violence in teenage relationships and social networks.

Online course

Domestic Abuse e-Learning

Domestic abuse is a serious and widespread problem affecting nearly 10% of women and 5% of men every year. Domestic violence leads to, on average, two women being murdered each week and 30 men each year, according to statistics from Living Without Abuse.

Male Domestic Abuse

Brynn has partnered with Fixers UK to encourage male victims of domestic violence to speak out. This video shares the experiences of a variety of men who are dealing with domestic violence within their home lives, and how they are suffering in silence because of society’s preconceived notions that men can be victims too.

Domestic Abuse: A Fairytale?

Victims of domestic abuse are frequently stereotyped as female, but Alex has joined together with Fixers to challenge this myth through this video. Domestic abuse isn’t just a female problem, men can suffer from domestic abuse too.

Love and Abuse

This is a free to access resource, created by Jory Kusy, available through YouTube. Everything seemed fine between Olivia and John. Just two teens, boyfriend and girlfriend, but when John begins to become jealous of Olivia’s male friend and study partner, Andrew, things between John and Olivia become physical. John and Olivia share their stories and tell what took place between the two.

Organisation View all organisations

The Haven

(Featured resource)The Haven Wolverhampton supports women and their dependent children who are vulnerable to domestic violence, homelessness and abuse. They offer refuge accommodation, financial support, visual evidence for victims and training for professionals. It gives an opportunity for women to cry and express themselves without prejudice.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Victim Support

Victim Support is an independent charity who work with people who are affected by a crime or traumatic event. They aims to provide people with the support they need in order to feel safer and find the strength they need to move beyond a crime.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Family Violence

Family or domestic violence or abuse can be physical, emotional, psychological, financial or sexual. It can include any situation where someone is forced to alter their behaviour due to fear of their partner’s reaction. This webpage covers the impact of family violence on young people, where to find out more about family violence, spotting the signs, and what schools can do to help pupils who have witnessed family violence.

Domestic Violence and Abuse – Its Effects on Children

This webpage details how domestic violence can impact you people. This leaflet is split into small sections that can help educate anyone who works with young people or the parents and carers of young people about the impact domestic violence can have on a young person's life.

Research/report

Girls Making History – Domestic Violence and Abuse in Teenage Relationships

Girls Making History is an ongoing Bristol-based project designed and led, in a co-productive partnership, by Knowle West Media Centre and a group of local young women aged 13-24 . The project aims to ask how, by harnessing the expertise of young women’s direct experience of violence and coercive control in their relationships, digital tools might raise awareness of the cultural normalisation of partner violence in teenage relationships and social networks.

Online course

Domestic Abuse e-Learning

Domestic abuse is a serious and widespread problem affecting nearly 10% of women and 5% of men every year. Domestic violence leads to, on average, two women being murdered each week and 30 men each year, according to statistics from Living Without Abuse.