Everyone has the right to live in safety, free from abuse, harm and neglect. Harm can take many forms, from disrespect to causing someone mental or physical pain. It is never acceptable. There is action you can take to protect yourself and help available if you need it.

Next steps

You will find contact details for your local council on gov.uk/find-local-council.

For confidential advice on reporting abuse, harm or neglect, contact Hourglass.

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