Megan Johnson Megan is the Service Development Worker at SWA. Her role is to support members to sustain, develop and evidence the value of their specialist services and share good practice with one and other. Her work includes co-ordinating the member programme and offering tailored support to members. Since leaving university Megan has worked mostly […]
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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