Right now it may seem impossible to escape your abuser, change your circumstances, or find safety, but it is possible. We are here to help. However, you know your abuser best, so think carefully through your situation and circumstances and do what is the best for you.
1 in 5 women
1 in 7 men
report having experienced
severe physical violence from
an intimate partner in their lifetime.
Source: National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Violence Prevention 2021
Domestic violence can happen to anyone, regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, gender, income level, educational background, or religion. It also looks different for everyone and may include emotional, psychological, financial, physical, or sexual abuse.
If you're experiencing domestic abuse:
-You are not alone.
-It is not your fault.
-You deserve happiness & safety.
-We are here to help.
If you’re unsure about whether or not you’re experiencing abuse, check out our educational resources or call (509) 663-7446 to speak to an advocate.