October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

domabuse2One in three women have been victims of domestic violence within their lifetime. It is an issue that is most commonly referred to as mostly a women’s issue. That is not entirely true however, as one in four men have been victims of it at some point within their lifetime. Read more about the statistics of men and domestic violence. 

It is also an issue that effects people of all ages. Learn more about elderly domestic abuse and teens and domestic violence.

For anonymous, confidential help available 24/7, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE) or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY) now.