Domestic abuse can include, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Coercive control (a pattern of intimidation, degradation, isolation and control with the use or threat of physical or sexual violence)
  • Psychological and/or emotional abuse including ‘gaslighting’
  • Physical or sexual abuse
  • Financial or economic abuse
  • Harassment and stalking
  • Online or digital abuse

Anyone forced to alter their behaviour because they are frightened of their partner’s reaction is being abused. 

Based on the information above if you feel you, or a family member/ friend is experiencing domestic abuse please follow the link below.

I want to refer myself or a friend/family member.

I am agency staff and want to refer a client.


Please note this is an initial referral form only, The support and advocacy service provided my Loving Me is only available to high risk non-binary and transgender victims of domestic abuse. Domestic abuse is defined as an incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening, degrading and violent behaviour, including sexual violence, in the majority of cases by a partner or ex-partner, but also by a family member.