346 Chester Road
0161 872 1100
09:00 - 21:00
Monday - Friday
Bridging to Change is a Manchester-based service for perpetrators of domestic violence and their partners or ex-partners.
Bridging to Change is a Domestic Abuse Service promoting the safety of victims (both adult and children) affected by domestic violence and abuse, mainly by working with those who perpetrate the abuse.
For further information about domestic abuse, our services and how to access them, click on the links below.
What is domestic abuse?
Please note that we are not an emergency service and if you or anyone else is in immediate danger please dial 999 and contact the police.
The UK government defines domestic violence as:
‘Any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive or threatening behaviour, violence or abuse between those aged 16 or over who are or have been intimate partners or family members regardless of gender or sexuality.’
This can encompass but is not limited to the following types of abuse:
Controlling behaviour is:
Coercive behaviour is:
This definition, which is not a legal definition, includes so called ‘honour’ based violence, female genital mutilation (FGM) and forced marriage. It is clear that victims are not confined to one gender or ethnic group.
Find out more below:
346 Chester Road,
0161 872 1100
Mon-Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Closed Saturday & Sunday
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