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

Video

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.

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.

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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.

Karma Nirvana

Karma Nirvana are an organisation supporting victims of honour-based abuse and forced marriage. They provide a freephone number for people to call if they think they are at risk of forced marriage or abuse.

National Domestic Violence Freephone Helpline

The Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Violence Helpline, run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge, is a national service for women experiencing domestic violence, their family, friends, colleagues and others calling on their behalf.

Webpage

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Karma Nirvana

Karma Nirvana are an organisation supporting victims of honour-based abuse and forced marriage. They provide a freephone number for people to call if they think they are at risk of forced marriage or abuse.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Karma Nirvana

Karma Nirvana are an organisation supporting victims of honour-based abuse and forced marriage. They provide a freephone number for people to call if they think they are at risk of forced marriage or abuse.

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.

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.