Older People

'Elder Abuse' can be defined as a single or repeated act or lack of appropriate action, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation of trust, which causes harm or distress to an older person. Some examples are; physical violence, threatening, stealing or making decisions without consulting the person involved.Read more

Narcissists

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Reproductive abuse

Reproductive coercion is the behaviour used to pressure or coerce a woman into becoming pregnant or into continuing or ending a pregnancy against her will, through the use of manipulation, intimidation, threats, and/or actual acts of violenceRead more

Adolescent to parent abuse

Parent abuse is where an older child causes physical, psychological or financial damage to a parent with the intention of controlling the relationship.Read more

Gaslighting

Gaslighting is a form of emotional abuse where the abuser manipulates situations repeatedly to trick the victim into distrusting his or her own memory and perceptions. Gaslighting is an insidious form of abuse. It makes victims question the very instincts that they have counted on their whole lives, making them unsure of anything.Read more

Coffee & Chat

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Refuge

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Make a Donation

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Volunteer

Why not volunteer with the Cheshire Without Abuse team?Read more