Domestic Abuse

What do we mean by domestic abuse?

People who have experienced abuse:

  • Domestic abuse: an incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening, degrading and violent behaviour, including sexual violence; 

Perpetrators:

  • People who have systematically abused another person to gain power or control in a domestic or intimate relationship.

What are we funding? 

Our funding supports charities with a strong track record of working with:

  • People who have experienced abuse:
  • Domestic abuse: an incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening, degrading and/or violent behaviour. This abuse can encompass, but is not limited to: psychological, physical, sexual, emotional or economic abuse

Perpetrators:

  • People who have systematically abused another person to gain power or control in a domestic or intimate relationship.

To be funded for work with perpetrators of domestic abuse you will need to hold or be able to evidence that you are working towards Respect accreditation