If you are a practitioner who needs to know more about domestic abuse, this is the page for you.
The Multi Agency Risk Assessment Conference (MARAC) is an initiative designed to bring agencies together to discuss the safety and well-being of people that are at high risk of further serious harm or death.
A full training programme is available for professionals in relation to their job role. This training is multi agency and free of charge.
Domestic abuse, or domestic violence, includes a range of abusive behaviour (either physical, sexual, financial, psychological or emotional) between people 16 years or older, who are or were intimate partners or family members, regardless of gender.
FGM is when a female's genitals are deliberately altered or removed for non-medical reasons. It's also known as 'female circumcision' or 'cutting', but has many other names.
Can you help us to improve services for other women, men and children who have suffered at the hands of abusers?
You may be worried that you are being abusive towards your partner, ex-partner or a family member or not treating them with respect. This page gives you more information about how to address your behaviour.
If you are a child or young person reading this and you are living with violence at home or in your own relationship please keep reading - you are not alone.
Many of these questions relate to partners but domestic abuse also happens between family members and ex-partners.
The Doncaster Domestic and Sexual Abuse Partnership consists of professionals from across a wide range of agencies that are committed to putting an end to domestic and sexual abuse.