Abuse is never okay. Abuse is never deserved.
In addition to physical danger, abuse can hurt the victim and family in many ways. While this website isn’t about domestic violence, abuse can be a factor in divorce so we want to refer you to resources that may be of help.* Click the links below to visit each web page.
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
The Hotline offers online chat 24/7, 365 days of the year. Their phone number is 1-800-799-7233 and their website is http://www.thehotline.org/
When you visit their website, you will get this alert so I want to go ahead and […]
Is your spouse:
Acting in ways that threaten or scare you
Trying to control who you spend time with
Pushing you, shoving you, grabbing your face, or pulling your hair
Assaulting you with their hand or a weapon
Damaging your belongings
Limiting your access to money
Threatening you or your children
Criticizing you frequently
Forcing you to have sex against your will
Disrespecting you in front of others
Telling you that you deserve abuse
Are You a Victim of Domestic Violence?
When President Obama named October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, 2014, his proclamation stated that…
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Marriage is intended by God to be a loving relationship. When one partner becomes abusive it can totally shatter trust and may even become life threatening. Safety becomes a priority. Abuse takes many forms.
Domestic violence is a complicated issue. People who are involved in a domestic violence relationship, either as the abused or the abuser, can benefit by seeking help from those who are knowledgeable about domestic violence.
If You Have Been Abused or Wonder if Your Experiences Constitute Domestic Violence–The National Domestic Violence Hotline can be reached at 1-800-799-7233. They offer confidential help and referrals. You may visit their website […]