No one should suffer any form of abuse; but abuse happens everywhere regardless of social status, sexuality, gender or religion, to men as well as to women.
Anyone who feels threatened should call 999 whereas for longer term support locally men in abusive situations can contact:
Rape and Abuse line who have male advisors between 7pm and 10pm on selected days on 0808 800 0122; or they can contact Victim Support on 01463 258834.
Nationally information and emotional support can be found on the following numbers:
AMIS (Abused Men in Scotland) (0808) 800 0024 7pm-10pm every day
Esteem 01209 212540 (Office) 07825 220232 (mobile)
Men’s Advice line Mon – Fri 10am-1pm and 2pm -5pm on freephone 0808 801 0327
All Wales Domestic Abuse & Sexual Violence Helpline (0808 80 10 800)