Domestic violence can happen in many different ways, for example:
Physical - hitting, punching, kicking, pushing, slapping
Emotional - threatening, swearing, frightening the other person, saying things to make the other person feel bad about themself
Sexual - doing or making someone do sexual things that they don;t want to do
Financial - taking away the other person's access to money.
If this is happening in your family, or between you and a boyfriend/girlfriend, there are lots of services in Bromley to help you:
You can also talk to ChildLine at any time of the day or night on 0800 1111. This is a free service and you do not have to give your name if you don't want to. They give confidential advice and comfort to children and young people who are worried about any problem.
Remember that whatever is happening is not your fault. Domestic violence can happen in any family. It is important that you are safe and have someone to talk to.