Domestic Abuse Hotlines - Worldwide
During these difficult times we are going through it is becoming increasingly
apparent that domestic abuse is on the rise. It has been reported that globally and in some EU countries that domestic violence increased by
1/3 in the week after lockdown started.
Please if you know anyone that is in an abusive situation.
*Global figures show that 243 Million women and girls aged 15 - 49 were subject to physical violence and or sexual abuse by a family member or partner in the past 12 months. With people living in confined living spaces and as worries over money, safety and health increase over the coming weeks and months, it is important that we make sure that we are supportive of anyone that we think may be in an abusive situation. *WHO
The following re Hotline and helplines from over 50 Countries around the world - please share this information with people that you think are in need of help and if you have any numbers to add to this please contact me.