Power and control are at the core of abuse — it is all about using words and actions to incite fear and force actions. It can look like physical harm, intimidating words or emotional manipulation. No matter what your relationship might be like, it is never ok. Find help here
Learn about the patterns of behavior that you may not realize are examples of family violence.
Young people may not realize that they are experiencing violence. Here are some of the signs.
Learn the difference between persuasion and force — and how they are both examples of sexual violence.
Yes, it is important to understand the complexities of how and why LGBTQ people experience sexual and family violence – we can help you.
Yes. Men experience sexual and family violence almost as often as women, although the impacts on their lives may differ — learn how.
Sexual and family violence are illegal regardless of your immigration status. We can help.
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