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Intersectionality and domestic abuse

Kay Steven Kay has been the Children’s Policy Worker at Scottish Women’s Aid since August 2014. She works to improve the response towards children and young people with experience of domestic abuse in Scotland through influencing the development of relevant policy and legislation. Kay has previously worked in campaigns and public affairs in the children’s […]

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There's strength in numbers. Join with the many thousands of people in Scotland who want to take action. Go to the 10 things you can do page and pledge to do one thing to stop domestic abuse.

What is domestic abuse?

Your confidence goes, and the thing is it doesn't start, it's a gradual thing that grinds you away and grinds you away until there's nothing left.

Domestic abuse is persistent and controlling behaviour by a partner or ex-partner which causes physical, sexual and/or emotional harm. It often gets worse over time. It is very common. In most cases, it is experienced by women and children and is perpetrated by men. More about domestic abuse

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