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Abuse comes in many forms and can happen to anyone.

Power and control are at the core of abuse — it is all about using words and actions to incite fear and force actions. It can look like physical harm, intimidating words or emotional manipulation. No matter what your relationship might be like, it is never ok. Find help here

What is Family Violence?

Learn about the patterns of behavior that you may not realize are examples of family violence.

What is Dating Violence?

Young people may not realize that they are experiencing violence. Here are some of the signs.

What is Sexual Violence?

Learn the difference between persuasion and force — and how they are both examples of sexual violence.

Can LGBTQ Experience Violence?

Yes, it is important to understand the complexities of how and why LGBTQ people experience sexual and family violence – we can help you.

Can Men be Abused?

Yes. Men experience sexual and family violence almost as often as women, although the impacts on their lives may differ — learn how.

What if I'm an Immigrant?

Sexual and family violence are illegal regardless of your immigration status. We can help.

How to Help Others

Learn how to help a loved one experiencing sexual and/or family violence.

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