Do you want to talk to someone about domestic abuse?
Contact the Somerset Domestic Abuse Support helpline (DAFFS) 

Tel: 0800 69 49 999

    Email: heretohelp@knightstone.co.uk

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, please always call the Police on 999.

Domestic Abuse Isn't Always Between Partners

The theme of the latest domestic abuse awareness week campaign was “Domestic abuse isn’t always between partners". Please find below a background guide to the campaign which you are encouraged to share.

Domestic abuse isn’t always between partners

For Your Clients

If you are a professional working in Somerset, and have a client who is experiencing domestic abuse then please consider referring them to the Somerset Integrated Domestic Abuse Service (SIDAS).

Please read this flowchart pathway, for information on how to access either of the specialist outreach or accommodation services or visit the SIDAS page.

Domestic Abuse Training in Somerset

You can learn more about how to recognise the signs of domestic abuse, and what support can be provided to someone experiencing domestic abuse, with the Safer Somerset Partnership's range of courses, - for all agencies/professionals working in Somerset.

Take a look at our training programme

Somerset Domestic Abuse Newsletter

The 7th edition of Somerset's domestic abuse newsletter is now available.