In an emergency you should call 999
If you are unable to speak on the phone, after 20 seconds the operator will put you through the silent solutions team who will ask you to press 55 to confirm it's not safe to speak. Then they will ask you a series of questions that that you can answer by pressing a number on your key pad.
Covid-19 and Domestic Abuse: A Toolkit for Survivors
Covid-19 created an additional nightmare for those living with an abuser. Abuse already happened behind closed doors, lockdown just made it worse as victims lost the respite of going to work and getting out of the house for a while. Abusers were able to manipulate the rules to increase their control of their victim's movements.
If you or someone you know is living with abuse then take a moment to read our Covid-19 Toolkit.