Stalking and Harassment

Many people still believe that stalking only happens to famous people and celebrities. This belief is one of the many reasons why stalking still goes unreported. However stalking can happen to anyone.... Read more

Coercive control

A pattern of acts of assault, threats, humiliation and intimidation or other abuse used by one person over another to harm, punish or frighten and ultimately takes away a persons freedom. Read more

Financial abuse

A form of abuse that involves one person taking control over another's finances which diminishes the persons ability to support themselves leaving them dependent on the perpetrator. Read more

Physical abuse

Physical abuse within a relationship is understood to be any form of behaviour or threat to physically harm the victim. It often most visible form of domestic abuse. It usually starts slowly and is less obvious to others but quickly escalates over time and can result in death. Read more

Sexual abuse

Any situation in which you are forced to participate in unwanted, unsafe, or degrading sexual activity is sexual abuse. Forced sex, even by a spouse or intimate partner with whom you also have consensual sex, is an act of aggression and violence. Read more

Psychological abuse

Psychological abuse often referred to as emotional or mental abuse is used to intimate, threaten and undermine another person. Psychological abuse can have devastating consequences on relationships and all those involved. Just because there is no physical mark doesn't mean the abuse isn't real and isn't a problem. Read more