CALL 0808 2000 247 24-hour National Domestic Violence Helpline
CALL 08000 121 700 24-hour Modern Slavery Helpline
For helplines and specialist services ACROSS THE UK SEE HERE.
For helplines and services OUTSIDE THE UK SEE HERE.
ABOUT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE & ABUSE
FACT: 2 women are killed EVERY SINGLE WEEK in England & Wales by a male perpetrator. That means 2 families a week are ripped apart by male violence.
FACT: The UK police receive a call for help EVERY MINUTE from an abuse survivor – but only 35% of abuse incidents are reported at all.
FACT: Violence against women is a global travesty with 1 in 3 women ACROSS THE WORLD experiencing violence at the hands of a man in their lifetime.
ABOUT HUMAN TRAFFICKING & MODERN DAY SLAVERY
FACT: An estimated 45 MILLION PEOPLE are currently enslaved in trades which profit from human bondage and human trafficking (Global Slavery Index).
FACT: Human trafficking is the SECOND LARGEST ILLEGAL INDUSTRY in the world, worth an estimated $150billion per year.
FACT: Over 50% of trafficked and enslaved victims are WOMEN AND CHILDREN.