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Domestic Violence A-Z

Welcome to the A - Z of topics relating to domestic and sexual violence.

These selected topic areas contain a range of information about domestic and sexual violence, including guides, latest news, reports, useful links etc. This is an ongoing project, and we will be adding more important topics very soon.

All these separate "topics" are interdependent, and so by necessity the separation of some categories may distort the realities of abuse; for example, sexual abuse is an integral part of domestic violence, and the vast majority of sexual assaults are perpetrated not by strangers, but by someone known to the victim, often a partner or former partner.