A charity on Teesside has set up the area's first support group for male victims of domestic violence. Survivors of Domestic Abuse (SODA) in Redcar said one in six men suffers abuse at the hands of a partner during his lifetime.
For more information the charity can be contacted on 01642 758849 or there is a 24-hour helpline on 07982 870 303.
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