Help For Victims Of Forced Marriage In Yorkshire

Victims of forced marriages and honour violence in Yorkshire are being urged to speak out.

Don't suffer in silence...the message to victims of forced marriage and honour violence in Yorkshire.

A dedicated helpline was set up by Karma Nirvana back in April 2008; by March 2010 they’d received 9000 calls for help from young women who’d were either already in a forced marriage or about to become a victim.

Capital's Rachel Cook’s spoken to survivor Sima at their roadshow in Wakefield; she wants to raise awareness to put a stop to forced marriages:

Forced Marriages: Sima

Find out more information on the Karma Nirvana website

Karma Nirvana Helpline: 0800 5999 247