Faith and Belief Based Abuse

Faith and Belief based Abuse is any abuse linked to faith and/or belief and is not confined to one faith, nationality or ethnic community. Examples have been recorded worldwide among Europeans, Africans, Asians and elsewhere as well as in Christian, Muslim, Hindu and pagan faiths among others. It is often related to Child Abuse and will involve harm to an individual whether that be physical, sexual, emotional abuse or neglect that is due with a religious intention or purpose. All abuse is illegal in the UK and if you are worried about a child or adult then report it and speak to one of the agencies below.