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There is a direct correlation between domestic abuse and child abuse which means that professionals should always consider the possibility of the co-existence of both types of abuse if one is identified. The government measures the wellbeing of all children in England and Wales using the ‘Every Child Matters' framework.
Research shows that abusers frequently use contact visits to abuse their victims and their children.
OPDV Summer 2017 Bulletin The OPDV Summer 2017 bulletin focuses on offender accountability.
Financial abuse, while less commonly understood, is one of the most powerful methods of keeping a survivor trapped in an abusive relationship and deeply diminishes her ability to stay safe after leaving an abusive relationship.
Research indicates that financial abuse is experienced in 98% of abusive relationships and surveys of survivors reflect that concerns over their ability to provide financially for themselves and their children was one of the top reason for staying in or returning to a battering relationship.
Financial abuse is a common tactic used by abusers to gain power and control in a relationship.