These are real case stories from women that the Bury St Edmunds refuge has helped.
Only last week I had moved in with my boyfriend, my wonderful, funny, loving boyfriend Jo. What was this all about? I have never seen anyone act like this before.
Today had started like any other, with him dropping me off at work, always so considerate, never letting me walk or take the bus. At the end of the day I left the building having a laugh and a joke with my colleagues. I looked over and there was Jo ready and waiting in his car to take me home, I felt so happy, so loved, so looked after. Little did I know how this bubble was about to burst.Read More