Facts About Domestic Abuse
Abuse is the use of emotional, verbal, physical, financial and/or sex to gain power and control within a relationship.
Abuse Is Not Your Fault
Nothing you have done or ever could do is bad enough to deserve abuse from anyone. You have a right to feel safe. You should not feel ashamed to seek help if you are abused.
Abuse Is a Choice
A batterer chooses to be violent.
Children Are The Silent Victims
of Domestic Abuse
Abuse continues from generation to generation