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He swears at me and sometimes hits me

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What should I do if my mom husband curse me and swears me and sometimes hits me


Hey there,

First off, we want to say how brave you are for reaching out and sharing what’s happening at home. No one deserves to be treated with disrespect or harmed in any way, especially by someone who is supposed to provide love and support. It’s completely understandable that you’re feeling upset and unsure of what to do in this situation.

It’s important to know that you’re not alone. No matter what, there are people who care about you and want to help. If you ever feel like you’re in immediate danger or at risk of harm, please don’t hesitate to contact emergency services at 999 or 112. Your safety is the most important thing.

You mentioned that your mom’s husband curses, swears, and sometimes hits you. This is not ok, and it’s not your fault. Nobody has the right to treat you this way. It might feel scary to speak up, but it’s important to tell a trusted adult about what’s happening. This could be a teacher, counsellor, another family member, or another adult you feel comfortable talking to.

If you’re not sure who to turn to or if you feel like you have no one to talk to, remember that there are resources available to support you. Childline is one of those resources, and we’re here for you 24/7. You can reach us by phone at 1800 66 66 66 or through our website via Messenger at (just click on the purple Messenger circle). We have a trained team of people who can listen to you, offer support, and help you explore your options. Contact us any time, for any reason.

You deserve to feel safe and respected in your own home. It takes courage to speak up about what you’re going through, but please know that there are people who want to help you and support you through this difficult time. You’re not alone, and things can get better. This article may be helpful for you

Please take the next step and talk to somebody who can help support you. Keep yourself safe,


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