Who Can Help Me?
The immediate and long term impact of domestic abuse can result in devastating consequences on the health, wellbeing and life chances of the victim and their family. Redcar & Cleveland Council, in partnership with our Domestic Abuse Specialist Services and partner organisations are committed to tackling all forms of domestic abuse. We do this through a range of services and support, in order that all residents of Redcar and Cleveland live free from the fear, threats an effects of domestic abuse and are enabled to build sustained healthy relationships.
IF YOU OR SOMEONE ELSE IS IN IMMEDIATE DANGER CALL THE POLICE ON 999 OR 101 - If you've called 999 but cannot speak, you can cough or dial 55 once the call is connected and operators are trained to know this means you need assistance. Do not simply stay silent.
If you have concerns about adults or children contact Redcar & Cleveland Adult Access Team or Children & Families Services on 01642 771500.
If you have safeguarding concerns around any children who might be witnessing or experiencing domestic abuse you can also contact South Tees Multi Agency Children's Hub on 01642 130700.
Local Domestic Abuse Support Services
For those experiencing domestic abuse:
Specialist BME Support Services