Dating violence uk
To date, there is no robust research to indicate a correlation between the ‘troubles’ and the context and extent of domestic violence.
Statistics indicate that domestic violence is a worldwide problem.
Women’s Aid can provide helpline support to men who experience domestic violence and can also sign post to other agencies that can help.
It is estimated that one in four women will suffer domestic violence at some point in their lives.
The 24 Hour Domestic & Sexual Violence Helpline is here to help anyone affected by domestic violence.
The World Health Organization (WHO), in a global study of 24,000 women, Multi-country Study on Women’s Health and Domestic Violence against Women reports that 10-69% women from around the world stated they had been physically assaulted by an intimate partner at some point in their lives.
The report also shows that 40-70% of female murder victims from around the world were killed by an intimate partner.