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Gender violence

Gender violence covers different types of abuse including domestic violence, harassment and stalking, rape and sexual assault and female genital mutilation.

Find out what you can do and where you can get help if you've experienced any such abuse.

Female genital mutilation

Information about female genital mutilation (FGM) and where to get help if you or someone you know is at risk.

Rape and sexual offences

Information on rape and sexual assault, including definitions, reporting it to the police and sources of help and further information.

Domestic abuse

Emergency options and longer term help for victims and perpetrators of abuse and violence at home, and details of organisations which can provide further help.