Any sexual behavior meant to control, manipulate, humiliate or demean another person. Sexual assault is any unwanted contact forced by someone else.
Abuse is any attempt to gain power and control over another person using physical, emotional, or sexual tactics.
What is abuse?
Provides presentations, workshops, and training sessions to raise awareness and educate the community about domestic violence.
Your partner makes threats to harm you.
You are fearful when your partner is angry.
Individual and group counseling for survivors of domestic violence and their children.
1 (800) 915-0045
Your partner forces you to have sex.
Domestic Violence Crisis Line: 1 (800) 915-0045
Sexual Assault Crisis Line: 1 (800) 777-8868
Any behavior that is meant to cause hurt to another person's body or to control another person's physical freedom. It is any use of size, strength or presence to hurt or control someone.
Your partner throwing or breaking things.
24-Hour Crisis Line
Trained staff are available to answer crisis calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Domestic Violence Services
Domestic Violence Services Available
1 out of 4 American women have been physically abused by a husband or boyfriend
Warning Signs of an Abusive Relationship
One person in the relationship tries to control the other person's feelings or thoughts in order to gain power over them. The use of words, voice, action or lack of action meant to control, hurt or demean the other person.
Your partner blames you for their anger.
An educational series of workshops designed to provide parents with tools for parenting children who have witnessed domestic violence.
Assist survivors of domestic violence in obtaining temporary restraining orders and courtroom escorting.
Your partner insists that the abuse is your fault.
Your partner does not allow you to talk to or spend time with friends or family.
The Haven provides safe, temporary shelter for women and children who are fleeing from domestic violence.