We have many leaflets for professionals working with those who have been abused by their partner.

 

Hertfordshire's Domestic Abuse Strategy

It sets out how all the agencies with a responsibility for preventing and tackling domestic abuse will work together to break the cycle of abuse.

 

Herts Sunflower services leaflets

Hertfordshire Sunflower Services Leaflet (October 2011)

Hertfordshire Sunflower drop in service - leaflet

Herts Sunflower poster (2018) (PDF)

Hertfordshire Independent Domestic Violence Advocacy (IDVA) flyer

 

General advice leaflets

Going to court (pdf)

Domestic abuse and the law (pdf)

Domestic violence general advice factsheet (pdf)

Domestic Violence Protection Notice/Order factsheet (pdf)

Coercive control factsheet (pdf)

Clare’s Law (Disclosure Scheme) factsheet

 

 

Domestic abuse leaflets from national services

The Women’s Aid website has a ‘survivor handbook’ available in many different languages. Women’s Aid – Help & Advice – Information in Other Languages. The Survivor’s Handbook provides step-by-step guidance on all aspects of accessing support. It includes information on safety planning, legal options, the effects of abuse on children, housing and refuge options and health issues.

National Centre For Domestic Violence website – Professionals can make a referral directly to the National Centre for Domestic Violence online for help with injunctions. The victim will be contacted within 24 hours.

Mankind leaflet – provides advice and support for male victims

Galop are an LGBT+ anti-violence charity. They work with individuals who have experienced hate crime, sexual violence or domestic abuse. They also support lesbian, gay, bi, trans and queer people who have had issues with the police or have questions about the criminal justice system.  They are a completely independent community-led group.