If you are concerned that a client/family that you are supporting is experiencing Domestic or Sexual Violence/ Abuse you should act to help them.
If you feel your client or others are in immediate danger – call Police on 999
For advice and support about sexual violence or abuse – Tel: 02380 636312 or visit website: Yellow Door
Domestic Violence Abuse (DVA) pathways Southampton. See here.
Or if you are unsure please call PIPPA on 02380 917917 (Mon – Fri 9:30am 4:30pm)
If possible you should assess the level of risk your client is experiencing by completing a DASH Risk Assessment. This will help you to know which route to take for onward referral and support.
If you are not able to complete the DASH or you need help to complete it call PIPPA. If you believe your client is at risk of serious physical harm and/or their children’s safety is of concern do not delay – refer to MASH.