Family and relationship violence and abuse - It's Not OK

The University is committed to being a safe place for students and staff. Learn about family and relationship violence policies, how to help those affected, and who to contact if you are experiencing abuse.

Where there is a real or imminent threat to personal safety, call the police on 111 immediately.

In an emergency

Find out how to respond to requests for support and how to be a supportive friend or colleague and active bystander.

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Find out what action you can take if you’re dealing with cyber harassment or abuse and where to go for more advice.

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Important and helpful websites with access to immediate advice.

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Find out who you can talk to and what support there is to be safe both within and outside the University.

I need help
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Here you’ll find strategies to change old habits and behaviours and a list of supportive organisations you can contact.

Change is possible

Detailed information on providing support and information on receiving disclosures, responding appropriately to disclosures and maintaining confidentiality.

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The Women’s Refuge icon at the bottom of this and every University web-page means you can report abuse and get help, without that communication being traceable.

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