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Domestic Abuse is the intentional use of verbal, emotional, psychological, financial and physical abusive tactics and behaviours used to maintain power and control over and manipulate a partner, ex-partner or family member. Andrea* was worn down by her husband’s abusive behaviour over many years. It began with financial control, constant questioning, checking and criticism and[…]

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South West Surrey Domestic Abuse Outreach Service (part of Citizens Advice Waverley) is working with Cranleigh Community Radio to broadcast information on key issues impacting the community in Waverley and Guildford. In this podcast, we ask the question “What is domestic abuse?” and we discover how South West Surrey Domestic Abuse Outreach Service can support[…]

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“We know that this pandemic has put an enormous strain on people financially but our data shows that strain is also being felt in people’s relationships.” National Citizens Advice @tommacinnes in @BBCNews last week https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-54972762 Want free, confidential and independent advice? Contact Citizens Advice Waverley 0344 848 7969 to speak with our friendly advisers

Published by Women’s Aid, the Domestic Abuse Report is a series that brings together the most comprehensive set of data on domestic abuse in the country. According to the latest report, over 90% (91%) of respondents currently experiencing domestic abuse said the COVID-19 pandemic had negatively impacted them in at least one way. Of those[…]

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