Men who experience domestic abuse often experience barriers when seeking support and gaining access to specialist support services. 

Barriers 

Include but are not limited to

  • Shame

  • low confidence

  • fear of not being believed

  • Fear of being accused as the perpetrator

  • Feeling less of a man

  • Fear of loosing contact with their children

  • Lack of local services for male victims

For these reasons and many more often men do not seek support until crisis point. 

Seek help today

Safer Rhondda centre

Our Safer Rhondda Centre works with all victims regardless of gender. Our fully trained team work with individuals to identify their needs, reduce risk and increase safety.

The centre provides

  • Telephone support
  • Face to face appointments
  • A range of life skills and practical session to increase skills and knowledge whilst reducing isolation. 

Get in touch with the team today on 01443 561460

Floating support in the community

Many victims of abuse have a fear of not being believed in addition many are fearful they will be accused of being the perpetrator. At women's aid we have a dedicated support worker who works with male victims and fully understand these fears and the different needs that male victims often have. 

Our floating support scheme will support you on a one to one basis for up to 8 weeks and can assist you 

Online courses

Why not try one of our courses? Our new 6 session Hope 2 Recovery course will begin in November 2020. 

Due to the current circumstances we are having to deliver our courses online.