What domestic abuse is

About domestic abuse

Domestic abuse is an incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening, degrading and violent behaviour, including sexual violence and economic abuse, by a partner, ex-partner, a family member or carer.

How to get help and find out more about domestic abuse

Get help with domestic abuse

The Bedfordshire Domestic Abuse Partnership (BDAP) can help you to:

The Bedfordshire Domestic Abuse Partnership brings together key agencies across Bedfordshire to raise awareness about domestic abuse and unhealthy relationships, to deliver services to support those affected by abuse and to work together to improve our local response. It strives to bring all local agencies working together to ensure a coordinated response to domestic abuse across Bedfordshire.

Who to contact

Email: bdap@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk
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