This guideline covers planning and delivering multi-agency services for domestic violence and abuse. It aims to help identify, prevent and reduce domestic violence and abuse among women and men in heterosexual or same-sex relationships, and among young people.
This guideline includes recommendations on:
We checked this guideline in August 2018. We found no new evidence that affects the recommendations in this guideline.
This guideline was previously called domestic violence and abuse: how health services, social care and the organisations they work with can respond effectively.