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Across the Bradford District, help and support is available for anyone experiencing domestic abuse and/or sexual violence. Taking this first step is so important whether you’re a victim, a friend or family member or someone who has been abusive who wants to change their behaviour. 

We want you to know that you are not alone in this. We are here to help.

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I am worried about someone I know

Cartoon of two people sat at desks. One has pale skin and short dark hair, looking at a laptop. A rain cloud is above their head. Their hand is covering their mouth. The other figure has dark skin and short, dark, curly hair. They are wearing a jumper with flowers on and they are holding their head in one of their hands. They have an open book in front of them.

I use controlling behaviour and want help to change

Cartoon of two people sat down. The person on the left has dark skin and short, dark, curly hair. Their elbows are on their knees and their head is in their hands. They have a scribble over their head. The figure on the right is hugging their knees with one arm and holding their head with the other. They have pale skin, short dark hair in a pony tail and glasses. They both look worried.

I work in the sector and help people

Cartoon of two people sat down. The person on the left has dark skin and short, dark, curly hair. Their elbows are on their knees and their head is in their hands. They have a scribble over their head. The figure on the right is hugging their knees with one arm and holding their head with the other. They have pale skin, short dark hair in a pony tail and glasses. They both look worried.
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BCFC Community Foundation works with Bradford City AFC, Bradford Metropolitan District Council and Peer Action Collective (PAC) team on new film

BCFC Community Foundation works with Bradford City AFC, Bradford MetropolitanDistrict Council and Peer Action Collective (PAC) team on new film raising awareness of domestic abuse and sexual violence. Bradford City FC Community Foundation has collaborated with the...
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Bradford recognises International Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

Each year on the 6th February, organisations worldwide come together to take a zero tolerance stance and acknowledge the brutality of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and the Bradford District was no different. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a procedure where the...
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16 Days of Activism 2023

Every year, between 25th November and 10th December, organisations worldwide come together to acknowledge 16 Days of Activism against gender based violence. Across Bradford, partners who work with victims and perpetrators of domestic abuse and sexual violence, held a...
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Small Change, Big Difference Christmas Appeal

This Christmas, Staying Put is asking the generous people of Bradford to donate £2 to their ‘Small Change, Big Difference’ appeal. Launching their appeal to coincide with 16 Days of Activism, the domestic abuse and sexual violence charity is hoping to raise £100,000...

“What’s out there for me?” He asked…

On November 19, International Men’s Day celebrates worldwide the positive value men bring to the world, their families and communities. The day also recognises that men face their own challenges and this year the focus is ‘zero male suicide’. According to Mankind...

Take part in anonymous survey on Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence services

People who have used Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence services are being asked to give feedback on their experience in a confidential and anonymous survey. Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (DASV) services are jointly run by Bradford Council and Bradford District...

UK children and adults to be safer online as world-leading bill becomes law

The Online Safety Act has today (26 October 2023) received Royal Assent, making the UK the safest place in the world to be online. The Act puts the onus on firms to protect children from legal but harmful material and gives the regulator, Ofcom, extra enforcement...
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Just don’t…

Last week, a new campaign was launched by Tracy Brabin, the Mayor of West Yorkshire aptly titled ‘Just-don’t’. The aim of the short film is to challenge unacceptable male behaviour and bring about the much-needed change to stop the ‘banter’ that often offends and can...
Safety of women and girls lead

Exciting new appointment and a little favour please…

In September, Bradford appointed a new Safety of Women and Girls lead Assia Hussain. Here we find out a little more about her role, motivations and the changes she would like to see and… we’ve a little favour to ask too. Welcome Assia! Please can you tell us a little...

Find a Safe Spot

Find a safe spot link

Safe Spot is a district-wide programme which offers a place where you can have access to a private room and a phone so you can contact either local or national helplines for support, or to speak confidentially to your family and friends.

Bingley Fire Station

Address: Keighley Rd, Bingley BD16 2RD

Tel: 01274562223

Bradford Fire Station

Address: 540 Leeds Rd, Bradford BD3 9SB

Tel: 01274385410

Fairweather Green Fire Station

Address: 1003 Thornton Rd, Bradford BD8 0EH

Tel: 01274544466

Ilkley Fire Station

Address: Little Ln, Ilkley LS29 8JJ

Tel: 01943607970

Job Centre- Eastbrook Court

Address: 50 Vicar Ln, Bradford BD1 5AH

Telephone: 0800 169 0190

Job Centre- Westfield House

Address: 85 Manningham Lane, Bradford, BD1 3BE

Telephone: 0800 169 0190

Keighley Fire Station

Address: Keighley Fire Station, Universal Mills, Bradford Road, Keighley

Tel: 01535607401

Odsal Fire Station

Address: 5 Huddersfield Rd, Bradford BD6 1BA

Tel: 01274677916

Shipley Fire Station

Address: 1 Shipley Fields Rd, Shipley BD18 2DG

Tel: 01274596689

Silsden Fire Station

Address: Elliott St, Silsden, Keighley BD20 0DE

Tel: 01535653371