Domestic Violence

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Health Tips

Indicators, precautions, interventions, prevention, education, and other information on domestic violence.... [more]

Get the Facts - Domestic Violence and Children

Statistics related to the effects of domestic violence on children.... [more]

The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children

Information about the effects of domestic violence on children.... [more]

Intimate Partner Violence Goes Underreported in California Newspapers

An in-depth study reports most intimate partner violence goes unreported in newspapers and when there is coverage it reflects only the most extreme cases of abuse.... [more]

New Report: Massachusetts Family Courts Violate the Human Rights of Battered Mothers

A new report from the Battered Mother's Testimony Project claims family courts regularly violate basic human rights of battered mothers.... [more]

Defense Task Force on Domestic Violence Calls for Culture Shift in the Military

Information about a report by the Defense Task Force on Domestic Violence identifying ways to prevent domestic abuse in the military.... [more]

Music Star Ashanti Raises Awareness About Abuse

Information about a popular rhythm & blues artist partnering with the Family Violence Prevention Fund to raise awareness about domestic violence.... [more]

Violence Against Women and the Super Bowl: The Myth

Advocates for victims of abuse stress there is no evidence proving an increase in domestic violence during the Super Bowl.... [more]

Department of Homeland Security Favors Asylum for Rodi Alvarado

Information about the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's support of a Guatemalan woman seeking asylum to escape a life of brutal domestic violence.... [more]

Fact Sheet - Domestic Violence

The scope of domestic violence in the United States; policy and program development for prevention and intervention.... [more]

Billions Lost to Abuse in the U.S. Each Year, Study Finds

A report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates health-related costs of domestic violence exceeds $5.8 billion each year.... [more]

Backlash Study

A new study suggests that women who are physically aggressive towards their partners are more likely to be victims of domestic violence.... [more]

Abuser? or Victim?

No one should live their life in fear of another person, for any reason whatsoever.... [more]

Family/Domestic Violence - Resource Listing

Contact information for organizations that provide information on resources for domestic violence.... [more]

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