Every minute, 20 people on average are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. Domestic violence is a leading cause of homelessness, hopelessness and even homicide, as 72 percent of all murder-suicides involve an intimate partner.
As horrifying as the statistics are, change is possible. And like all progress, it begins with knowledge. If you or someone you love is living in an unsafe, abusive situation, we offer this resource, filled with valuable information, as a source of encouragement, empowerment and insight. You can thrive, not just survive, and you don’t have to go through this alone.