Report abuse

Report Abuse and Spot the Signs

Abuse can happen to anyone, regardless of age, gender, race, or socioeconomic status. It can be physical, sexual, emotional, or financial. If you or someone you know is experiencing abuse, there are things you can do to help.

This page provides information on how to report abuse and spot the signs of abuse. We hope that this information will help you protect yourself or someone you know from abuse.

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Report abuse

Report abuse to the authorities to protect the victim and bring the abuser to justice.

Report abuse of an adult

Types of abuse

Physical, sexual, emotional, and financial abuse can all affect adults.

See types of abuse

Spot the signs

Unexplained injuries, withdrawal, isolation, difficulty making decisions, low self-esteem, and fear are all signs of abuse.

Spot the signs of abuse