If you are being mistreated, harmed or abused – or you suspect someone else is – please report it.
In an emergency, dial 999 for the police.
Keeping you safe from abuse
- Reporting adult abuse – help and advice
- About the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)
- What we do when you report an adult at risk
Surrey Safeguarding Adults Board
- Surrey Safeguarding Adults Board
- Annual reports
- Safeguarding publicity materials
- Surrey Safeguarding Adults Board meeting notes
Keeping you safe from fire
Domestic abuse is the physical, emotional, verbal, sexual or financial abuse of one person by another with whom they have or have had an intimate or family-type relationship. It arises from the misuse of power and control by one person over another. It is rarely a one-off event, but tends to escalate in frequency and severity over time.
Please see the Healthy Surrey website to find out more information including how to get help.
How to get help - Frightened, hurt or controlled by a partner, ex-partner or family member? Speak to someone trained to provide you with emotional and practical support
What is domestic abuse? - Abuse in the home is more widespread than you think. It affects men and women of all ages, ethnicities, orientations and income levels, regardless of ability
Keeping yourself and your children safe - If you are not ready to leave an abusive relationship you may be able to minimise the risk to yourself and your children
How can I help someone who is being abused? - You can support a friend or family member who is experiencing domestic abuse in a number of ways
Worried about your own abusive behaviour? - If you recognise you are using abuse and control within your relationship, attending Stepping Up sessions can help
For professionals - Information for professionals working to support those experiencing abuse, including training and awareness raising materials