If you are being hurt by someone in your family, are afraid of someone at home or are in a violent relationship you can talk to doctors, nurses and other staff at the practice.
IRIS Service (Identification and Referral to Improve Safety)
What is domestic abuse?
- Physical - including being hit, kicked or attacked
- Sexual - having to be sexual when you don’t want to
- Emotional - being called names, put down, made to feel bad or threatened
- Financial - when someone takes or controls your money
- Isolation - when someone controls who you see and when you go out
We know that domestic violence does damage to health. If you choose to talk to us, we can:
- Support you
- Put you in touch with an advocate who can help you
You can also self-refer and book an appointment directly with our Domestic Abuse advocates, Naomi and Ramisha, by contacting them on 078 8130 2745 / 079 5056 9406.
You can also contact Camden Safety Net - 020 7974 2526 or call the 24 hour National Domestic Violence Helpline on 0808 2000 247
If you are a man who is a victim of domestic abuse contact the Men’s Advice Line on: 0808 801 0327
If you have been violent or are worried about your own behaviour, call Respect on: 0808 802 4040