Respect Phoneline – help for domestic violence perpetrators
The Respect Phoneline is a confidential and anonymous helpline for domestic violence perpetrators looking for help to address their behaviour.
The main focus of the Respect Phoneline is to increase the safety of those experiencing domestic violence by engaging with the abusers to reduce the risk.
The Respect Phoneline helps men and women in heterosexual or same-sex relationships who want to stop being violent and/or abusive towards a partner or ex-partner. It’s also available for frontline worker who engage with domestic violence perpetrators in their work.
We have a team of skilled professionals who:
- can help you understand your patterns of violence and abuse towards your partner or ex-partner;
- will explore with you how your violence and abuse is about you trying to be in control;
- can help you understand the effects of your violence and abuse towards your partner and your children;
- will give you information about specialist domestic violence prevention programmes, if they are available where you live.
*Details correct at time of update 22/01/2020