Domestic abuse

LAST year more than 1,000 incidents of domestic abuse were reported to North Somerset police. So 10,000 credit card sized leaflets are being distributed through such places as libraries and GP surgeries showing where people can get help if they are experi

LAST year more than 1,000 incidents of domestic abuse were reported to North Somerset police.So 10,000 credit card sized leaflets are being distributed through such places as libraries and GP surgeries showing where people can get help if they are experiencing domestic abuse.The leaflets, produced by the North Somerset Domestic Abuse Forum, give information and contact numbers for support agencies.Copies of the leaflet are also available from domestic abuse co-ordinator Louise Branch on 01275 888355 or by e-mail at louise.branch@n-somerset.gov.uk