Domestic abuse can happen to anyone

Coercion and control can escalate or begin when someone is diagnosed and receiving treatment. Sasha experienced abuse at the hands of her long-term partner, when she became seriously ill. If you need help, in an emergency always call 999. For non-emergency support and safety planning, if it’s safe to do so, call: Kent: 0808 16 89 111, Medway: 0800 917 9948 or visit