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Telephone: Helpline : 0161 636 7525
Updated: 11/10/2018
Telephone: Honour Network Helpline: 0800 5999 247
Updated: 16/10/2018

National Family Mediation

Telephone: 0300 4000 636
Updated: 31/07/2018
Area serviced: Nationwide

South Asian Women's Group

Telephone: 0789 6939599
Updated: 02/10/2018

WAY (Widowed And Young)

Updated: 11/10/2018
Area serviced: National
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A forced marriage takes place when the bride, groom or both do not want to get married but are forced to by others, usually their families. People forced into marriage may be tricked into going abroad, physically threatened and/or emotionally blackmailed to do so. Every year, hundreds of young people in Britain, both male and female, are forced into marriage against their will, often by violence and blackmail from their own families and relatives.