Domestic abuse can occur in any kind of relationship - between intimate partners, family members, people with additional needs and their carers.
There are different kinds of abuse, but it's always about someone having power and control over you. Some people need to use violence to control another person, but some people can gain that control through threats and manipulation. Anyone can be a victim of domestic abuse, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, socio-economic status, sexuality or background.
If you answer yes to any of the following questions, you might be in an abusive relationship.
If you think you may be in an abusive relationship, there is help available. Where to go for help