Domestic and sexual abuse
Domestic and sexual violence can affect anyone. We deliver many services relevant for people in Leicester affected by domestic abuse or sexual violence. We also fund specialist voluntary and community services.
Staying at home during coronavirus
Get help due to violence or abuse at home
Support and information
Go to the UAVA (United Against Violence and Abuse) website for specialist support if you have been affected by domestic abuse or sexual violence.
Support for housing and homelessness
If you don't feel safe at home due to sexual or domestic abuse - we can help.
Services for children
Services for children and young people who have experienced domestic or sexual abuse.
How the law can help
Find out about your legal rights relating to domestic and sexual violence on the Women’s Aid website.
Training and awareness
Ways you can support people affected by domestic and sexual abuse.
Information on a range of partnership initiatives we are involved in around domestic abuse and sexual violence.
Need help now?
- Go to the Leicestershire Police website or call 101 (999 in an emergency)
- Contact the Sexual Assault Referral Centre - go to the Juniper Lodge website
Tell us about any of the local services you have used, so we can continue improving the help we offer.