Domestic Abuse

Domestic Abuse

The Definition of Domestic Abuse used by Police Scotland is:

‘Any form of physical, verbal, sexual, psychological or financial abuse which might amount to criminal conduct and which takes place within the context of a relationship. The relationship will be between partners (married, cohabiting, civil partnership or otherwise) or ex-partners. The abuse can be committed in the home or elsewhere including online’.


Useful Resources Relating to Domestic Abuse

Glasgow Womens Aid

0141 553 2022

Victim Support Scotland

0800 160 1985

Scotland's Domestic Abuse and Forced Marriage Helpline

0800 027 1234

National LGBT+ Anti-violence Charity

0800 999 6650

Respect Men's Advice Line

0808 801 0327

Abused Men in Scotland

0800 800 0024

Rape Crisis Scotland

0808 801 0302

Amina- The Muslim Women's Resouce Centre

0808 801 0301

Hemat Gryffe-Womans aid Glasgow

0141 353 0859