In response to the high rates of domestic violence around the nation, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) have called on their members to perform routine exams of their patients for signs of abuse.
Fathers play an important role in both the domestic violence movement and in teaching their children about healthy relationships.
Think there’s nothing you can do in one minute to help someone in a domestic violence situation? The folks at What You Can Do 365 have come up with some ideas to help you take small steps to solve big problems.
In October we launched The Hotline’s 15th anniversary with the debut of our “Love is” campaign. This campaign is aimed not only at raising awareness to our issue, but also ensuring people know they are not alone and help is available.
Eye doctor Dr. Young gives her perspective on domestic violence and provides vital information of preventive health measures.