Emergency telephone numbers

Am I being abused?

Is someone I know being abused?

Clearing your browser history

Remember it is possible for someone to know what web sites you have been visiting by looking through your history. Find out how to clear your history to make it safer to browse the Internet.

General information and advice on domestic abuse

Domestic abuse is a pattern of controlling, coercive or threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those who are or who have been intimate partners or family members, regardless of gender or sexuality. Find out more.

Local information and advice on domestic abuse

Reducing the Risk works with an increasing number of local authorities in the Thames Valley and elsewhere in the UK to collect and present domestic abuse information relevant to the local area. If you are in Buckinghamshire, Havering, Milton KeynesOxfordshire, West Berkshire or Slough, please click the links to make sure you see the best information for you.

Do you feel you might be an abuser?

There is help and advice available from Respect (0800 802 4040).


Reducing the Risk is an Oxfordshire charity dedicated to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of women, men and children at risk through domestic abuse.

We also provide training and consultancy to help other areas in the UK develop services to keep people safe.

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