Mental illness affects 1 in 4 or nearly 60 million Americans every year. May is a time to discuss mental health and to work to end the shame and stigma that often comes with these illnesses.
In addition to packing and planning, there are a few other measures you can take to safeguard against potential problems that may arise when you’re leaving.
If you’re thinking about leaving an abusive relationship, there are steps you can take to prepare and ensure your safety.
If you’re in a relationship where physical abuse is ongoing or likely to occur, there are some practical tips that could help keep you safer. Remember: what works for one person may not be a safe option for another.
Every year since ’99, Peace Over Violence has been organizing Denim Day, asking people to wear jeans as a visible statement of protest against sexual assault and the misconceptions that often accompany it.
As a national organization committed to ending domestic violence, this is a crucial week for us to reflect upon and think about victims of these and other crimes.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and every day we read more and more about the events and activities going on all throughout the country. Check these out.
It’s important to learn about what consent is and how we can give it or withhold it — what it looks like when our partners give, or don’t give, consent.
A parent’s instinct is to make sure their child is safe – but how can you do this best if your abusive partner is unpredictable, or manipulative?
If someone is experiencing abuse at home, the effects of the abuse are likely to carry over into the work environment as well. What should you do to help a coworker in need?