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**Information gathered from The National Domestic Violence Hotline
What Is Domestic Violence?
Does your partner ever….
If you answered ‘yes’ to even one of these questions, you may be in an unhealthy or abusive relationship. In this section, you’ll find more information on the types of abuse, why people abuse and why it’s so difficult to leave. Don’t hesitate to chat or call us (888-721-4340) if anything you read raises a red flag about your own relationship or that of someone you know.
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Is this Abuse?
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Domestic violence can happen to anyone of any race, age, sexual orientation, religion or gender. How is it defined?
Why Do People Abuse?
Abuse is about power and control.
Why Do People Stay in Abusive Relationships?
If you’ve never been in an abusive relationship, it’s hard to understand why it’s so difficult to leave.
What is a Healthy Relationship?
What does a “healthy” relationship look like? In a relationship, who decides what is healthy and what isn’t?