North Road Suite

01924 767 101

Appointment Cancellation

01924 767 098

Domestic Abuse where to turn

You can speak to any member of our team in the Practice  about Domestic Abuse we are here to help and support you. Dr Chandra and Dr Sharmala are the Practice GP Leads; however, you can speak to any GP or your Practice Nurse.

 

Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme – Clare’s Law

Police forces are allowed to disclose information to a potential victim and have a duty to protect members of the public from domestic abuse.

A disclosure under the Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme (Clare’s Law) may be generated by a:

  • Right to know obligation on the police to disclose; or
  • Right to ask application from a member of the public.

The following documents provide more information on how to apply for information under the Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme, and cover the following : –

  • What is the scheme?
  • Who can ask for disclosure?
  • How to make an application
  • The next steps

Along with support information and telephone helplines.

You can download the following information leaflets here:

clareslawenquiry  and clareslawthirdparty

Follow this link to the West Yorkshire Police website

https://www.westyorkshire.police.uk/clareslaw

 

Domestic abuse – useful information and support links.

You can download this useful leaflet:

Pennine_Domestic_Violence_Group_-_What_is_Domestic_Violence_Leaflet

You can also speak to your G.P. in the Practice.

Contact details for all Pennine Domestic Violence Services

 

HUDDERSFIELD WOMEN’S AID – 01484 308300

Offers safe accommodation advice support and information

KIRKLEES ASIAN AND BLACK WOMEN’S

WELFARE ASSOCIATION – 01484 304338

Offers safe accommodation advice, support and information

 

karma nirvanan

Karma Nirvana

Support for Young Asian women and families being possible victims of rape and honour crimes/violence. Information is also contained in the leaflet attached and the link to the Karma Nirvana website helpful as there is also information to give to patients.

http://www.karmanirvana.org.uk/

 

STAYING SAFE – 01484 304318 – 07970209768

Offers support on an outreach basis in your own home.

 

SANCTUARY – 01484 304319 – 07967753111

Offers support on an outreach basis in your own home and

assistance with making your property safe and secure.

 

INTEGRATED SUPPORT SERVICE in conjunction with the

NCC Domestic Violence Perpetrator Programme.

07714083479

Offering support on an outreach basis to female victims of the

male perpetrators accessing the programme.

 

24HR CONFIDENTIAL FREE PHONE DOMESTIC

VIOLENCE HELPLINE 0800 052 7222

For support, advice and information.

NO PRESSURE,

NO JUDGEMENT

Call our 24 hr CONFIDENTIAL help line 0800 052 7222

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