Is my relationship unhealthy?
24 Hour National Helpline
0800 027 1234
Angus Women's Aid
Office Hours 10am to 4.30 pm, Monday to Friday. If you need help outwith these hours, please call the 24 hour national helpline 0800 027 1234.
Go through the following checklist to find out whether your relationship is unhealthy and could be dangerous:
Does your partner:
Isolate you from friends, family members or supporters?
Embarrass you with put-downs?
Look or act in ways that scare you?
Control what you do or who you see or talk to?
Manipulate you with control of money?
Dominate all decisions?
Criticise your parenting and threaten to take away or hurt your children?
Prevent you from working or attending college or university?
Deny or downplay abuse or try to blame you for “provoking” it?
Destroy your property?
Intimidate you with guns, knives or other weapons?
Shove you, slap you, choke you or hit you?
Force you to drop charges?
Threaten to commit suicide?
Threaten to kill you?
If you answered yes to even one of these warning signs, you may be in an abusive relationship. For support and more information please call Angus Women’s Aid on (01241) 439437 or the National Domestic Abuse Helpline on 0800 027 1234.